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Until recently I’ve been noticing that I’ve been getting intermittent wireless connection and sometimes none at all. It’s one of the reasons Cisco no longer makes WiFi chipsets for end-user systems, I think.

Not sure whats wrong. ThinkVantage Password Manager 4. The PC-Card adapter is a standard slide-in card the pops in and out of the slot on the side of the laptop.

She received an A. What could be the problem? The external PC-Card adapters, though, are a different story. A device attached to the system is not functioning. I shall download the wjreless version 3.


IBM Thinkpad T42 ( wireless function not working)

But it might help. Just disable your present pci wifi. A family member has been ill, and I’ve been trying to balance his care, work, etc.

They work well in just about any laptop. This is the most info i can give at present Please let me know if there is something else i should be doing Thanks Additional Info – Unknown media statis code. Click the Wireless Networks tab. Last time I tried, after my last post but before your most recent post, the T42 was still had the Acquiring an Address problem, but it ‘saw’ 3 other networks in range neighbours’.

These are two different beasts.

I try to update and everything but no luck. It also freezes when I try to configure it in Access Connection and connection is lost when Thnikpad tried to configure it in Windows.

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Message 3 of Cheers, George In daily use: This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds wrieless all you need to get a better night’s rest. Message 9 of Every resulting working laptop had an official Microsoft OEM Windows license issued to it which was entitled to wieeless.


Report Inappropriate Content tags: If that doesn’t work I keep it around because it has a built-in serial port. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Hi, I apologize for not responding sooner.

T42 Wireless Connection Problem: continuous Acquiring Network Address

Wireelss 5 of If Wi-Fi is disabled, however, Windows XP will act as if the PC has no wireless card installed and will fail to detect wireless networks in the area. Has anyone tried this? I am using a wireless connection, because I think that is the only practical one available.

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