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Toughbook drivers?

We had to reinstall WinXP (SP2) on a Toughbook CF-29; for whatever reason, the touchscreen and the wireless card aren’t being detected/installed. I’ve looked around for downloadable drivers for each, but am not having much luck. Anyone have wisdom on this?

by Shinji Kuwayama at 2006-05-19 11:57:15 UTC (ed. Mar 12 2008 ) NYC , United States | Bookmark | | Report spam→

Try here:


https://eww.pavc.panasonic.co.jp/pc/cgi-bin/itn/toughbook/dl01.cgi


You may have to install them in a specific order.

by Jerome Pennington | 19 May 2006 15:05 (ed. May 19 2006) | Cleveland, OH, United States | | Report spam→
Thanks, that was helpful. I’m down to one problem with the Toughbook — after upgrading to XP (SP2), the Intel wireless network adapter doesn’t work. I’ve been trying to use the drivers available from Intel, but no luck. Any advice there?

by Shinji Kuwayama | 21 May 2006 17:05 | NYC, United States | | Report spam→
What is happening, exactly?

What is its status in the Device Manager (right click My Computer > Properties > Hardware tab > Device Manager > right click the adapter > Properties > General tab)?

I’m not familiar with the Toughbook specifically.

by Jerome Pennington | 21 May 2006 20:05 | Cleveland, OH, United States | | Report spam→
In Device Manager, everything is good except the wifi network adapter; it’s detected as a network controller, but as such just shows up with a question mark. I downloaded drivers from Intel, and tried updating the driver manually with no success. I also tried using an older version of the driver, with the same results.

by Shinji Kuwayama | 22 May 2006 10:05 | NYC, United States | | Report spam→
Have you tried removing the network controller in the device manager, restarting the machine, and upon startup when it detects it let it search the path where you have the downloaded intel drivers?

by Js | 22 May 2006 11:05 | Trollhättan, Sweden | | Report spam→

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