If it has a yellow? Ask a Question Usually answered in minutes! I also have a 54Mbps PC card which I occasionally install and sometimes I plug in my direct ethernet cord. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Not finding what you are looking for?

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The only trick is to remember to turn off the original internal device – the operating system doesn’t respond well to two wireless adapters trying to get its attention Message 10 of Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.

I think I uninstalled the driver at this point and reinstalled it: Here’s a link to this great service Good luck! I can not fnd a switch for thewireless network for my ibm thinkpad t Release 11 Disk 1 of 18 2.

T42 Wireless Connection Problem: continuous Acquiring Network Address

Hope you’re still in a really helpful mood Hope this helps, David. I’ll report back next week. Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: References 2 Lenovo Support: Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.


T42s most likely have an Intel wireless card or less likely a Cisco wireless card.

SOLVED: Ibm thinkpad t42 switch for wireless network – Fixya

OK, last time I looked, it seemed to working. Meanwhile, the next thing I plan to do is take the machine to my Dad’s house at the weekend where I can try it on his wireless network which is slightly simpler. That wireelss I am only limited to 11Mbs. A device attached to the system is not functioning.

When I checked the driver version number it said 3. There are various models in this series.

Your wirelesa, with the extra recommendation to go into the file and actually load the driver install was the key. It’s possible that your laptop doesn’t have the last release, and that would be something to address as well at some point. Tell us some more!

IBM issued a machine type for every ThinkPad.

You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Then scroll down wirelesd click on Network adapters. Every resulting working laptop had an official Microsoft OEM Windows license issued to it which was entitled to such. Update for Rescue and Recovery versions 2. In my experience, changing the internal miniPCI card is a crapshoot.


Wireless networking in IBMThinkpad T42

In any event, I can’t really help you any more at this point without the laptop’s machine type. My question is “Is there a pecking order when I have more than one network input source available?

It told me that my device was installed and ready to use. If that doesn’t work If I reinstall a new driver, that should get round disk problems if the driver is bad because a bad sector on the HD? You are reporting the following post: Register Sign In Help. How can this be resolved.