It seems as though your T30 didn’t orginally come with WLAN, the card must have been added at a later date. Message 4 of 9. Our commitment to the environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. But, when I click the radio button and then hit “connect” it doesn’t. If not then reinstall the wireless driver. Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since Thanks in advance for saving the life of this blameless computer.

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Thanks for getting me pointed the right direction! Click “Start,” then “Network and Internet Connections.

Once Wi-Fi is turned on, the operating system can be instructed to automatically configure wireless settings, allowing you to sign in online in seconds without needing to set up your network card manually.

Try re-installing the software on the tp and make sure that you have a stable connection. I will see if I can search something up I bought it second hand and didn’t have any backup disks, so I used a retail version of WinXP that I had the bottom of the computer actually has the tags for the original Win and WinXP, so H30 felt justified replacing it, plus I have extra copies of WinXP anyway.


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TerryNetTihnkpad 4, Message 7 of 9. Depending on which text editor you’re pasting into, you might have to add the italics to the site name. Click the Wireless Networks tab. I downloaded driver packs for both and ran the setup.

ThinkPad T30 won’t connect to wireless LAN

Log in or Sign up. Jan 14, Messages: Thanks in advance for saving the life of this blameless computer. I found the driver at driverguide.

I believe I did what you suggested, and I made some progress. Please enter a valid email address. Thank you both for your prompt replies.

Posted on Aug 14, I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. JohnWillSep 1, Oct 19, Messages: If this is the case, “Fn” and “F5” will usually have no effect on Wi-Fi capabilities.

Wifi on ibm thinkpad t30

It’s worth a thousand words. Well, it was quite a googling odyssey, but I finally found a driver that worked on about the sixth try — seems like it should have been a simple download from Broadcom, but never could find the driver there — thinkpaf up following an ad-infested link as a lost resort, and the driver actually worked.


Can anyone point me in the right direct to getting it resolved? Now won’t boot past error message even without modem plugged in. Yes, my password is: Message 9 of 9. If you’re not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Oddly, this didn’t come up wirelexs my searches the other day, but when I simply googled “Broadcom driver” just now, this was the first site listed. I then tried to point it at the directories where the drivers were unpacked, and I still get an error message — forgot to note it exactly, but something like “drivers for your hardware not found.

I have an old T30 workhorse that my kid was using that was pretty cluttered up, so I decided wirless do a fresh install of Windows XP Pro. If not then reinstall the wireless driver. Alun Cox Level 3 Expert Answers.

From IBM spec sheet: