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LAN and other drivers

#1 Post by TOTAL » Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:42 pm

Hi

I am looking for a set of drivers for x230 windows 7 64 bit including drivers for LAN, graphics, bluetooth etc.

Can you please confirm if what is to be found here is such a set of drivers?
https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/id/en/prod ... s/ds030230

I put a lot of work into configuring windows on my ssd in thinkpad x201, when the computer turned out to be faulty. I have bought x230, but would hope I do not have to do the same exercise again. I have tried just running the disk in x230, and it is starting up, and to get going, I just need gfx and lan.

Can you please advise? I am aware lots of purists are going to say this is not the way to do it but I have once migrated to x201 from x200 - and all was up and running within maybe half an hour - I just need the drivers.

Thanks a lot.

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Re: LAN and other drivers

#2 Post by Andrew479 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:28 am

If you need just gfx and lan, then get those from Intel:
https://downloadcenter.intel.com/produc ... phics-4000

Not sure if x230 comes with 82579, if yes, try this:
https://downloadcenter.intel.com/produc ... Controller

Download, unpack and install through Device manager, not through running the exe

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Re: LAN and other drivers

#3 Post by axur-delmeria » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:18 pm

Daily driver: X220 4291-C91 i7-2620M

Backup: X601 Core 2 Duo T8100
Toy: X60F Core Solo U1300
On loan: X220 4291-P79 i5-2520M
In pieces: two retired but working X61Ts
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Re: LAN and other drivers

#4 Post by TOTAL » Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:29 am

Here's what I have found in the meantime. Don't remember which one was that worked, but all is fine now, thanks.


https://www.blogdrivers.com/lenovo-thin ... bit-64bit/

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