Thousands of users waiting to help! IBM on it’s older drivers are a mix of patches and what nots. PS it is a T40 U Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. My home wifi shows up and other connections in my building neighbours but the only thing i can think to test it is to take it to a free wifi hotspot. No, unfortunately, it does not work. New WiFi card on Z stefan , Dec 14, , in forum:

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No, unfortunately, it does not work.

First put new system 2. I had this exact problem.

Thousands of users waiting to help! All the other network names have been changed by me.

[Solved] Old IBM Thinkpad R51 with XP Can’t connect to home wifi

Links to the files are here: Also there is no problem connecting to a WPA2 network provided by a router set up on a smart phone, so this does not look like a hardware issue of an old machine. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Thanks to George and others who responded. Can’t get TKIP countermeasures: You must log in or sign up to reply here. Ranbe also has more than six years of professional information-technology experience, specializing in computer architecture, operating systems, networking, server administration, virtualization and Web design.


WPA2 enabled wireless driver for Thinkpad Owners

Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Register Sign In Help. Henni, My apologies because it sounds like I mis-informed you.

My experience with enabling WPA is quite different than what I’ve read here. Tips On most models, the wireless indicator light is grouped with several other light emitting diodes and located farthest to the left. Can the T40 screen fit in the T60?

Old IBM T42 and wifi problems (I’ve given up and need help)

Sign up using Facebook. It connects just fine when I remove the password, but when I put the password back on, there are two issues: Your network is still vulnerable, even after you enable the pwa2 settings defined in the How would I load the drivers in succession if they only give me the most recent? Sorry this didn’t help. Message 6 of 7.

Thinkpad T40 WEP, WPA, WPA2 with Linksys WRTN router – Thinkpads Forum

So I tried plugging directly into the ethernet, which also didn’t work. I have loaded all of the XP Professional updates available and can not connect. I started up my computer this morning, and the same problem again – constantly says “aquiring network address” although no wireless networks are showing up on the list.


I have the same question I cannot stress enough that the updates from IBM and Windows update did not work and I wasted a lot of time. Since then, the T40 has developed the video issue, and I’ve identified a blown fuse as the possible culprit of the T43’s no-power issue.

T40 crisis recovery not work? After a very interesting discussion with gertvdijk it turned out that this is highly probable that the problem here is that the network I am connecting to. Others have had a similar problem, but I’ve tried the solutions that worked for them, with no luck.

Any idea if this card can support WPA2? By browsing this website, you consent to the use of cookies. About the Author Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since