7kra22ww.txt Driver File Contents (IBM_T60_Notebook_Communication_Drivers.zip)

Driver Package File Name: IBM_T60_Notebook_Communication_Drivers.zip
File Size: 66.7 MB

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Software Name      Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software

Support models     ThinkPad R61
                     Machine types:
                     7732, 7733, 7734, 7735, 7736, 7737, 7738,
                     7742, 7743, 7744, 7751, 7753, 7754, 7755,
                     8914, 8918, 8919, 8920, 8927, 8928, 8929
                   ThinkPad R61i
                     Machine types:
                     7732, 7742, 8918
                   ThinkPad T60, T60p, T61, T61p
                   ThinkPad X300
                   ThinkPad X61, X61s, X61 Tablet

Operating Systems  Microsoft Windows XP  Home Edition, Professional
                   Microsoft Windows XP  Tablet PC Edition 2005
                   Microsoft Windows 2000

                   Refer to marketing materials to find out what
                   ThinkPad models support which Operating Systems.

Version            9.7.251.0  (Build 152228)

Issue date         December 18, 2007

Support devices    Intel 82566MC Gigabit Network Connection
                   Intel 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection
                   Intel PRO/1000 PL Network Connection


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WHAT THIS PACKAGE DOES

  This package installs the software (Ethernet driver) to enable the
  following devices.

  - Intel 82566MC Gigabit Network Connection
  - Intel 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection
  - Intel PRO/1000 PL Network Connection

  Refer to marketing materials to find out what ThinkPad models
  support which devices.

  This package also installs Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager
  which is an extension to the Windows Device Manager.
  After the Intel PROSet software is installed, additional tabs are
  automatically added to Device Manager.

  If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing)
  this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand
  functions as noted below.

  This program is language independent and can be used with any
  language system.


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CHANGES IN THIS RELEASE
  Version 9.7.251.0  (Build 152228)

[Important updates]
  Nothing.

[New functions or enhancements]
  Support for ThinkPad X300 (added).

[Problem fixes]
- (Windows XP only) Ethernet driver can not be removed from Add or
  Remove Programs.


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DETERMINING WHICH VERSION IS INSTALLED

  File Name      Version                     Operating Systems
  -----------    ------------------------    -----------------
  e1e5132.sys    9.7.251.0 (Build 152228)    Windows XP
  e1e5032.sys    9.7.251.0 (Build 152228)    Windows 2000


  To check the version of the device driver that is installed on your
  system, follow the following instructions.

  1. Right-click the My Computer and select "Properties".
  2. Click "Hardware" tab and click "Device Manager" button.
  3. Click the "+" sign in front of the Network adapters type to open
     the all devices in that type.
  4. Double-click one of the following devices;
     - Intel(R) 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) 82566MC Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) PRO/1000 PL Network Connection
  5. Click "Driver" tab and the driver version is displayed.


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NOTES

 For PROSet users:
  If a prior versions of Intel PROSet was installed, you should be
  aware of the following changes with Intel PROSet for Windows Device
  Manager;
  - There is no system tray icon.
  - The configuration utility is not accessible from the Control Panel
    or the Start menu.
  - All Intel PROSet features are now accessed from Device Manager.
    To access features, simply open the Device Manager and double-
    click the Intel adapter you would like to configure.


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INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Notes:
  If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to
  update the software. To determine if you should update the software,
  refer to the Version Information section.


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Ethernet Driver
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Manual Install

 [Windows XP]

  UPDATE INSTALL:

  1. Extract this package onto your hard drive.
  2. Start Windows XP.
  3. Click "Start" and "Control Panel".
  4. Click "Performance and Maintenance" and "System" icon.
  5. Click "Hardware" tab.
  6. Click "Device Manager" button.
  7. Click the "+" mark to expand "Network adapters".
  8. Right-click one of the following devices in "Network adapters"
     and click "Properties";
     - Intel(R) 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) 82566MC Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) PRO/1000 PL Network Connection
  9. Click "Driver" tab.
 10. Click "Update Driver..." button.
 11. Select "No, not this time" and click "Next >" button.
 12. Select "Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)".
 13. Click "Next >" button in "Hardware Upgrade Wizard" dialog box.
 14. Select "Search for the best driver in these locations." and
     "Include this location in the search:" only.
 15. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Include
     this location in the search:".  PRO1000\Win32
 16. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
 17. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.
 18. Click "Close" button.


  CLEAN INSTALL: (Found New Hardware Wizard)

  If this is the first time to boot Windows XP, the OS detects the
  Ethernet Controller automatically. To install the device driver,
  follow the instructions below.

  1. Extract this package onto your hard drive.
  2. Start Windows XP.
  3. It displays "Found New Hardware Wizard" dialog box.
  4. Select "Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)".
  5. Click "Next >" button in "Found New Hardware Wizard" dialog box.
  6. Select "Search for the best driver in these locations." and
     "Include this location in the search:" only.
  7. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Include
     this location in the search:".  PRO1000\Win32
  8. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
  9. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.


  CLEAN INSTALL: (Ethernet Controller in Other devices)

  Windows XP detected the "Ethernet Controller", but was not able to
  find the correct device driver.  In this case, you will see
  "Ethernet Controller" in "Other devices" in "Device Manager".
  To install the driver, follow the instructions below.

  1. Extract this package onto your hard drive.
  2. Start Windows XP.
  3. Click "Start" and "Control Panel".
  4. Click "Performance and Maintenance" and "System" icon.
  5. Click "Hardware" tab.
  6. Click "Device Manager" button.
  7. Right-click "Ethernet Controller" in "Other devices" and click
     "Properties".
  8. Click "Driver" tab.
  9. Click "Update Driver..." button.
 10. Select "No, not this time" and click "Next >" button.
 11. Select "Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)".
 12. Click "Next >" button in "Hardware Upgrade Wizard" dialog box.
 13. Select "Search for the best driver in these locations." and
     "Include this location in the search:" only.
 14. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Include
     this location in the search:".  PRO1000\Win32
 15. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
 16. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.
 17. Click "Close" button.


 [Windows 2000]

  UPDATE INSTALL:

  1. Extract this package onto your hard disk drive.
  2. Start Windows 2000.
  3. Click "Start", select "Settings", and click "Control Panel".
  4. Double-click "System" icon.
  5. Click "Hardware" tab.
  6. Click "Device Manager..." button.
  7. Click the "+" mark to expand "Network adapters".
  8. Right-click one of the following devices in "Network adapters"
     and click "Properties";
     - Intel(R) 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) 82566MC Gigabit Network Connection
     - Intel(R) PRO/1000 PL Network Connection
  9. Click "Driver" tab.
 10. Click "Update Driver..." button.
 11. Click "Next >" button in "Upgrade Device Driver Wizard" dialog
     box.
 12. Select "Search for a suitable driver for my device (recommended)".
 13. Click "Next >" button.
 14. Select "Specify a location" only in Optional search locations:.
 15. Click "Next >" button.
 16. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Copy
     manufacturer's files from:".  PRO1000\Win32
 17. Click "OK" button.
 18. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
 19. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.
 20. Click "Yes" when prompted to restart the computer.


  CLEAN INSTALL: (Found New Hardware Wizard)

  If this is the first time to boot Windows 2000, the OS detects the
  Ethernet Controller automatically. To install the device driver,
  follow the instructions below.

  1. Extract this package onto your hard drive.
  2. Start Windows 2000. It displays "Found New Hardware Wizard"
     dialog box.
  3. Click "Next >" button.
  4. Select "Search for a suitable driver for my device (recommended)".
  5. Click "Next >" button.
  6. Select "Specify a location" only in "Optional search locations:".
  7. Click "Next >" button.
  8. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Copy
     manufacturer's files from:".  PRO1000\Win32
  9. Click "OK" button.
 10. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
 11. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.
 12. Click "Yes" when prompted to restart the computer.


  CLEAN INSTALL: (Ethernet Controller in Other devices)

  Windows 2000 detected the Ethernet Controller, but was not able to
  find the correct device driver.  In this case, you will see Ethernet
  Controller in Other devices in Device Manager.  To install the
  driver, follow the instructions below.

  1. Extract this package onto your hard drive.
  2. Start Windows 2000.
  3. Click "Start", select "Settings", and click "Control Panel".
  4. Double-click "System" icon.
  5. Click "Hardware" tab.
  6. Click "Device Manager..." button.
  7. Right-click "Ethernet Controller" in "Other devices" and click
     "Properties".
  8. Click "Driver" tab.
  9. Click "Update Driver..." button.
 10. Click "Next >" button in "Upgrade Device Driver Wizard" dialog
     box.
 11. Select "Search for a suitable driver for my device (recommended)".
 12. Click "Next >" button.
 13. Select "Specify a location" only in "Optional search locations:".
 14. Click "Next >" button.
 15. Specify the path to the following sub-directory with the full
     path name where you extracted the package in step 1 in "Copy
     manufacturer's files from:".  PRO1000\Win32
 16. Click "OK" button.
 17. Click "Next >" button.
     The driver installation starts.
 18. Click "Finish" button when the installation completes.
 19. Click "Yes" when prompted to restart the computer.


Unattended Install

  This is for system administrators' use only.

  DOS drivers for unattended installation:
  For customers who need unattended installation, the DOS drivers are
  included in another package (7KRDxxWW package).  The DOS drivers can
  be used only for this purpose.

  The information about unattended installation instructions are
  included in "APPS\SETUP\PUSH" sub-directory in this package.


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Intel PROSet for Windows Device Manager
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Manual Install

  1. Make sure to be logged on with administrative privileges.
  2. Click "Start" -> "Run" -> "Browse", select
     \APPS\PROSETDX\Win32\DxSetup.exe, "Open", and "OK".
  3. Click "Next".
  4. Select "I accept the terms in the license agreement".
  5. Click "Next".
  6. Click "Next".
  7. Click "Install".
  8. Click "Finish".


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VERSION INFORMATION

  The following versions have been released to date.

  Versions     Build No.    The contents
  ---------    ---------    -------------------
  9.7.251.0    152228       4th. release
  9.7.240.0    149536       3rd. release
  9.7.240.0    142746       2nd. release
  9.7.37.0     138540       Initial release

  To check the version of software, refer to the Determining which
  version is installed section.


Summary of Changes

  Where: <    /    >  Version number / Build number
         [Important]  Important update
         (New)        New function or enhancement
         (Fix)        Correction to existing function

<9.7.251.0 / 152228>
 - (New) Support for ThinkPad X300 (added).
 - (Fix) (Windows XP only) Ethernet driver can not be removed from Add
         or Remove Programs.

<9.7.240.0 / 149536>
 - (New) Support for ThinkPad T60, T61p (added).
 - (Fix) A driver hang issue on ThinkPad T60/T60p on Windows XP.

<9.7.240.0 / 142746>
 - (New) Support for ThinkPad T61p.
 - (New) Support for ThinkPad X61, X61s, X61 Tablet (added).
 - (Fix) An error message pops up when try to uninstall the driver in
         the User mode.

<9.7.37.0 / 138540>
 - (New) Initial release for ThinkPad R61/T61.


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TRADEMARKS

* ThinkPad is a registered trademark of Lenovo.

* Intel is a registered trademark of Intel Corporation.
* Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft
  Corporation.

Other company, product, and service names may be registered trademarks,
trademarks or service marks of others.
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