I cannot stress enough that the updates from IBM and Windows update did not work and I wasted a lot of time. Can’t get TKIP countermeasures: Here are a few things you can do to improve security, making it harder for outsiders to access your network: The password for the router is what i am referring to. Message 3 of 7.

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Thanks for this deep analysis.

Oh thanks that makes sense. We had never noticed that it connected to WPA2 only as a “b” device. References 2 Lenovo Support: This site in other languages x. We’d turned off “b” on our wireless device, and our T41 with the b card suddenly lost the ability to connect.

Did this solve your problem? Click “Start,” then “Network and Wpq2 Connections. Go to the site and see if there is an updated driver you can use. This is the routers manual http: It was sitting around and preparing it for sale on ebay yes people buy these old machines but at first before all the updates i had to do there was im way to enter a password.

Sorry this didn’t help.


WPA is a software standard for all practical purposes that makes use of the emplemented hardware in the chipset. So I tried plugging directly into wpz2 ethernet, which also didn’t work. Message 6 of 7. I have the same question Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site.

How to Configure Wi-Fi on the IBM ThinkPad in Windows XP

Also, I tried system restore to see if I could go back to before the problem started, but after I tried several dates, system restore was still unsuccessful – it wouldn’t even work. 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.

No, unfortunately, it does not work. If I’m reading you correctly you can now enter your password but it doesn’t accept it. Have little time to do so and i cant remember using wifi in the days when i had windows xp installed on my home desktop Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since Ubm dont know how to explain the discoverable thing.

How to add support for wireless networking WPA2-PSK [AES] on Windows – Super User

There is US firmware version for your router. I found some info on Intel’s website and it looks like some b cards have WPA2 support.


I searched for this error message online, and found several similar problems – some users had virus problems. Jagger I was also considering resurrecting a T40 when I encountered this. William Hilsum k 16 I’m computer literate, but not wpw2 computer wizard, so I was able to follow their directions for checking for winsock2 corruption I thinkand I think that’s fine.

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IBM ThinkPad T42 would not connect to my secured home wireless network

The outcome of sudo 4t1 eth1 scan is here. Sign up using Facebook. Depending on your card it will be Cisco or Intel. Some users had winsock2 corruption, and some recommended reinstalling the drivers for my network adapters.

Can’t get TKIP countermeasures: Doing it the other way around left too much uncertainty for me with regards to getting a card that didn’t display the error.

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