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t530 wlan slot has usb?

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t530 wlan slot has usb?

#1 Post by summicron » Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:11 pm

i installed ax200 mpcie in my t530, stock bt removed
wifi works great but bt does not work and appears in device manager
if i install it in wwan slot it appears in device manager
but wlan slot doesn't.
so t530 wlan slot has usb?

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Re: t530 wlan slot has usb?

#2 Post by axur-delmeria » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:30 am

The USB signals are wired into the WLAN slot. The problem is that the "BT enable/disable" signal on pin 51 is hard-wired to "disabled". To bypass this, you need to isolate Pin 51 on the mini-pcie connector of the AX200-- this can be done by either covering it with tape, or cutting the circuit board trace. Reference image: https://forums.intel.com/sfc/servlet.sh ... 00000FsB9W
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