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IMB ThinkPad T40 wireless connection...

\015 Recently I deleted Windows XP on my computer and then reinstalled it. I have everything installed correctly (so I think) and I can't get the computer to even give me the option to add a wireless connection. Any idea what I am doing wrong?\015

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You need to go through the eternet port or even the usb port to access the internet..When online you can vist the manufactorors website and get all the drivers needed for the wireless adaptor...
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IMB ThinkPad T40 wireless connection...


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You need to install all the driver for this computer including the LAN and wireless driver for it in order for those devices to work on your computer, You can download all drivers for this laptop from this link..... ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

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You should be able to get this driver from the IBM website. Just click the Support link and lookup your exact model #. Select the o/s Windows 7 and a list of all available drivers should appear. Scroll down until your find the wireless adapter driver ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

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Wow, a lot of information but I'm unclear as to what you are trying to do.\015\012\015\012Are you connecting the T20 directly to the T40 using a cat5 cable and then trying to access the internet on the T20 via the modem?\015\012 ... IBM Thinkpad T20 Notebook

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Hold down the BLUE-coloured 'fn' key (at bottom-left of keyboard),\015\012and press the 'F5' key once, and release the 'fn' key.\015\012 ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

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