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Broadcom WLAN Network Adapters Driver for Windows XP

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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 3.00 D(10 Dec 2004)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
File name: sp29361.exe (3.3 MB)
This package contains the Microsoft Windows XP driver for the HP Wireless LAN 54g WL450, Broadcom 802.11b, Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g, Broadcom 802.11b/g, and Broadcom 802.11a/b/g adapters for some notebook models. Includes 802.11g compliance for supported adapters that are capable of 802.11g. Supports Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA). Supports LEAP, and other Cisco features (software supplicant required). This version includes "125 High Speed Mode" support for certain notebook models (see Enhancements section) with a Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapter.

PURPOSE: Routine
- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.22.0.
- Adds support for the Broadcom 802.11a/b/g WLAN card.
- Provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

NOTE: After the files are unpacked, the Setup program runs automatically. If the setup program (Setup.exe) needs to be run manually, look for it in the download directory.
Version:3.00 D (10 Dec 2004)
Enhancements
- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.22.0.
- Adds support for the Broadcom 802.11a/b/g WLAN card.
- Provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters

Version:3.00 B (13 Aug 2004)
Fixes
- Fixes issue where the WLAN card intermittently did not reconnect after restarting the computer.

- Fixes issue where system did not always reassociate with WPA-PSK networks after logoff/login.
Enhancements
- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.17.0

- Support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters on notebook models EXCEPT:

Presario 3028CL, 3045US, 3050US
Pavilion zd7001EA, zd7001US, zd7005EA, zd7005US, zd7005QV, zd7009EA, zd7010CA, zd7010EA, zd7010QV, zd7010US, zd7012EA, zd7015EA, zd7015US, zd7020EA, zd7020US, zd7030EA, zd7030US, zd7035EA, zd7038EA, zd7040EA, zd7040US, zd7045EA, zd7048CL, zd7048EA, zd7049EA, zd7050EA, zd7050US, zd7055EA, zd7058CL, zd7060EA, zd7063EA, zd7065EA, zd7066EA, zd7070EA, zd7080EA, zd7101US, zd7129EA, zd7168CL, zd7168EA, zd7188CL, zd7998US, zd7999US

Version:3.00 A (1 Jul 2004)
Enhancements
- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.12.0.
- Adds support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters in all listed notebook models

EXCEPT:
- Presario 3028CL, 3045US, 3050US

- Pavilion zd7001EA, zd7001US, zd7005EA, zd7005US, zd7005QV, zd7009EA, zd7010CA, zd7010EA, zd7010QV, zd7010US, zd7012EA, zd7015EA, zd7015US, zd7020EA, zd7020US, zd7030EA, zd7030US, zd7035EA, zd7038EA, zd7040EA, zd7040US, zd7045EA, zd7048CL, zd7048EA, zd7049EA, zd7050EA, zd7050US, zd7055EA, zd7058CL, zd7060EA, zd7063EA, zd7065EA, zd7066EA, zd7070EA, zd7080EA, zd7101US, zd7129EA, zd7168CL, zd7168EA, zd7188CL, zd7998US, zd7999US.

Version:2.00 A (15 Mar 2004)
Fixes
- Fixes problem when PPPoE was enabled on the client (not an AP, etc) with the 3.30.15.0 driver and the radio was turned off while connected.
Enhancements
- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.40.25.3

- Support for SoftAP in Windows XP

Version:1.00 G (30 Oct 2003)
Fixes
- Updated setup program can install the driver without user intervention when the Broadcom 802.11b or 802.11g Network Adapter is listed as an Unknown Device in Windows Device Manager and the user has instructed Windows to not look for a driver on startup.
Enhancements
- Supports LEAP and other Cisco features (software supplicant required)

- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver version 3.30.15.0


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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 3.00 D(10 Dec 2004)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Description

This package contains the Microsoft Windows XP driver for the HP Wireless LAN 54g WL450, Broadcom 802.11b, Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g, Broadcom 802.11b/g, and Broadcom 802.11a/b/g adapters for some notebook models. Includes 802.11g compliance for supported adapters that are capable of 802.11g. Supports Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA). Supports LEAP, and other Cisco features (software supplicant required). This version includes "125 High Speed Mode" support for certain notebook models (see Enhancements section) with a Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapter.

PURPOSE: Routine

Enhancements

- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.22.0.
- Adds support for the Broadcom 802.11a/b/g WLAN card.
- Provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters

Installation Instructions

1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.
2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

NOTE: After the files are unpacked, the Setup program runs automatically. If the setup program (Setup.exe) needs to be run manually, look for it in the download directory.

Revision History

Version:3.00 D (10 Dec 2004)
Enhancements
- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.22.0.
- Adds support for the Broadcom 802.11a/b/g WLAN card.
- Provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters

Version:3.00 B (13 Aug 2004)
Fixes
- Fixes issue where the WLAN card intermittently did not reconnect after restarting the computer.

- Fixes issue where system did not always reassociate with WPA-PSK networks after logoff/login.
Enhancements
- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.17.0

- Support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters on notebook models EXCEPT:

Presario 3028CL, 3045US, 3050US
Pavilion zd7001EA, zd7001US, zd7005EA, zd7005US, zd7005QV, zd7009EA, zd7010CA, zd7010EA, zd7010QV, zd7010US, zd7012EA, zd7015EA, zd7015US, zd7020EA, zd7020US, zd7030EA, zd7030US, zd7035EA, zd7038EA, zd7040EA, zd7040US, zd7045EA, zd7048CL, zd7048EA, zd7049EA, zd7050EA, zd7050US, zd7055EA, zd7058CL, zd7060EA, zd7063EA, zd7065EA, zd7066EA, zd7070EA, zd7080EA, zd7101US, zd7129EA, zd7168CL, zd7168EA, zd7188CL, zd7998US, zd7999US

Version:3.00 A (1 Jul 2004)
Enhancements
- Provides Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.70.12.0.
- Adds support for "125 High Speed Mode" on Broadcom 54g MaxPerformance 802.11g adapters in all listed notebook models

EXCEPT:
- Presario 3028CL, 3045US, 3050US

- Pavilion zd7001EA, zd7001US, zd7005EA, zd7005US, zd7005QV, zd7009EA, zd7010CA, zd7010EA, zd7010QV, zd7010US, zd7012EA, zd7015EA, zd7015US, zd7020EA, zd7020US, zd7030EA, zd7030US, zd7035EA, zd7038EA, zd7040EA, zd7040US, zd7045EA, zd7048CL, zd7048EA, zd7049EA, zd7050EA, zd7050US, zd7055EA, zd7058CL, zd7060EA, zd7063EA, zd7065EA, zd7066EA, zd7070EA, zd7080EA, zd7101US, zd7129EA, zd7168CL, zd7168EA, zd7188CL, zd7998US, zd7999US.

Version:2.00 A (15 Mar 2004)
Fixes
- Fixes problem when PPPoE was enabled on the client (not an AP, etc) with the 3.30.15.0 driver and the radio was turned off while connected.
Enhancements
- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver Version 3.40.25.3

- Support for SoftAP in Windows XP

Version:1.00 G (30 Oct 2003)
Fixes
- Updated setup program can install the driver without user intervention when the Broadcom 802.11b or 802.11g Network Adapter is listed as an Unknown Device in Windows Device Manager and the user has instructed Windows to not look for a driver on startup.
Enhancements
- Supports LEAP and other Cisco features (software supplicant required)

- Broadcom 802.11b, 802.11g driver version 3.30.15.0