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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 5.0.5.0(19 Nov 2012)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 8 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
File name: sp59828.exe (32 MB)
This package contains the driver installation package for the Ralink Wireless LAN Controllers in supported notebook models that are running a supported operating system.
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. If a message box titled "Program Compatibility Assistant" is displayed after the installation is complete, click "This program installed correctly."

4. Restart the notebook after the installation is complete.
Supported Devices and Features
Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter
Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter


Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 64 Edition



TITLE:
Ralink 802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN Adapter Driver
VERSION:
5.0.5.0
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains the driver installation package for the Ralink 2012
wireless LAN Controllers in the supported notebook models running a supported
operating system.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp59828
SUPERSEDES:
sp58586
EFFECTIVE DATE:
November 19, 2012
CATEGORY:
Driver - Network
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
Compaq CQ45 Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4340s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4341s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4440s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4441s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4445s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4446s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4540s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4545s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4740s Notebook PC
DEVICES SUPPORTED:
Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter
Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network
cannot be set up.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. If a message box titled "Program Compatibility Assistant" is displayed after
the installation is complete, click "This program installed correctly."

4. Restart the notebook after the installation is complete.


Copyright (c) 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network cannot be set up.
Version:5.0.25.0 (27 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
Major changes:
1.Fix: Idle a period of time, systwm show red x in sys-tray and cannot connect to network issue.
2.Fix: Low fial rate occurred blue screen of death 0x9F or 0x7E after system do restart.
3.Fix: System occurred blue screen of death 0x139 after click HW button F12 for sereval times.

Version:5.0.23.0 (8 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides improved connectivity when using a wireless device and a bluetooth device on the system.

Version:5.0.15.0 (26 Mar 2013)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes an error symbol to be displayed on the network icon in the system tray after the system is powered on.

Version:5.0.10.0 (15 Jan 2013)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes a blue screen error (BSOD) to occur when the sytem resumes from sleep or hibernate modes or when the system is powered on.
- Fixes an issue where connecting to a wireless LAN causes a blue screen error (BSOD) to occur.

Version:5.0.5.0 (19 Nov 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network cannot be set up.

Version:5.0.2.0 (10 Sep 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where a Bluetooth device connected to the system stops functioning properly. - Fixes an issue where a DVD connected to the system cannot access the Ralink Wireless LAN.

Version:3.2.13.0 (6 Jun 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where an HP wireless mouse connected to the system using the wireless LAN responds slower than expected.
Enhancements
- Enables the fast roaming sensitivity setting.

Version:3.2.12.0 (13 Apr 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the cursor of a HP Wireless mobile mouse connected to the system using the wireless adapter does not function properly.
Enhancements
- Provides improved memory management. - Provides improved network connection. - Changes the default setting of the wireless adapter in Device Manager to "Enable."

Version:3.2.7.0 (10 Feb 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the system does not detect the HP wireless mouse device after the driver is installed.

Version:3.2.5.0 (20 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Adds the "Complete" page to the end of the driver installation procedure.

Version:3.2.2.0 (13 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.2.0 (13 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.3.0 (4 Nov 2011)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.2.0 (5 Aug 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Windows wireless LAN icon does not function properly after starting the system.

Version:3.2.1.0 (22 Jul 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where wireless LAN does not work and the wireless LAN icon displays a red "X" after starting the system.

Version:3.1.18.0 (10 Jun 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes installation of the driver to fail.

Version:3.1.16.1 (28 Apr 2011)
Enhancements
- Adds Rashi2 new subsys ID to driver support list.

Version:3.1.16.1 (8 Apr 2011)
Enhancements
- Adds new module subsys ID to the support list.

Version:3.1.13.1 (14 Jan 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Ralink 802.11 b/g/n WiFi Driver Adapter is inadvertently installed even though there is no hardware for it.

Version:3.1.13.0 (26 Nov 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where s "blue screen" event with error code 0x44 occurs when the notebool enters Hibernation or Standby mode.

Version:2.00 (27 Sep 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue, which occurs after the user logs off and closes the notebook lid to enter Standby (S3) mode, where a "blue screen" event occurs after resuming from Standby mode and pressing the Enter key to log into the system.


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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 5.0.5.0(19 Nov 2012)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 8 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

Description

This package contains the driver installation package for the Ralink Wireless LAN Controllers in supported notebook models that are running a supported operating system.

Installation Instructions

1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. If a message box titled "Program Compatibility Assistant" is displayed after the installation is complete, click "This program installed correctly."

4. Restart the notebook after the installation is complete.

System Requirements

Supported Devices and Features
Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter
Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter


Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 32 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 64 Edition
,Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 64 Edition



Release Notes

TITLE:
Ralink 802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN Adapter Driver
VERSION:
5.0.5.0
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains the driver installation package for the Ralink 2012
wireless LAN Controllers in the supported notebook models running a supported
operating system.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp59828
SUPERSEDES:
sp58586
EFFECTIVE DATE:
November 19, 2012
CATEGORY:
Driver - Network
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
Compaq CQ45 Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4340s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4341s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4440s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4441s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4445s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4446s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4540s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4545s Notebook PC
HP ProBook 4740s Notebook PC
DEVICES SUPPORTED:
Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter
Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter

OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Chinese Market 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Emerging Markets 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Multi-Language 64 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 32 Edition
Microsoft Windows 8 Professional 64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
FIXES:
- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network
cannot be set up.

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and
saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where
the downloaded file is saved).

2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.

3. If a message box titled "Program Compatibility Assistant" is displayed after
the installation is complete, click "This program installed correctly."

4. Restart the notebook after the installation is complete.


Copyright (c) 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Fixes

- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network cannot be set up.

Revision History

Version:5.0.25.0 (27 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
Major changes:
1.Fix: Idle a period of time, systwm show red x in sys-tray and cannot connect to network issue.
2.Fix: Low fial rate occurred blue screen of death 0x9F or 0x7E after system do restart.
3.Fix: System occurred blue screen of death 0x139 after click HW button F12 for sereval times.

Version:5.0.23.0 (8 Apr 2013)
Enhancements
- Provides improved connectivity when using a wireless device and a bluetooth device on the system.

Version:5.0.15.0 (26 Mar 2013)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes an error symbol to be displayed on the network icon in the system tray after the system is powered on.

Version:5.0.10.0 (15 Jan 2013)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes a blue screen error (BSOD) to occur when the sytem resumes from sleep or hibernate modes or when the system is powered on.
- Fixes an issue where connecting to a wireless LAN causes a blue screen error (BSOD) to occur.

Version:5.0.5.0 (19 Nov 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the profile for the Bluetooth personal area network cannot be set up.

Version:5.0.2.0 (10 Sep 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where a Bluetooth device connected to the system stops functioning properly. - Fixes an issue where a DVD connected to the system cannot access the Ralink Wireless LAN.

Version:3.2.13.0 (6 Jun 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where an HP wireless mouse connected to the system using the wireless LAN responds slower than expected.
Enhancements
- Enables the fast roaming sensitivity setting.

Version:3.2.12.0 (13 Apr 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the cursor of a HP Wireless mobile mouse connected to the system using the wireless adapter does not function properly.
Enhancements
- Provides improved memory management. - Provides improved network connection. - Changes the default setting of the wireless adapter in Device Manager to "Enable."

Version:3.2.7.0 (10 Feb 2012)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the system does not detect the HP wireless mouse device after the driver is installed.

Version:3.2.5.0 (20 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Adds the "Complete" page to the end of the driver installation procedure.

Version:3.2.2.0 (13 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.2.0 (13 Jan 2012)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.3.0 (4 Nov 2011)
Enhancements
- Provides support for additional notebook models.

Version:3.2.2.0 (5 Aug 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Windows wireless LAN icon does not function properly after starting the system.

Version:3.2.1.0 (22 Jul 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where wireless LAN does not work and the wireless LAN icon displays a red "X" after starting the system.

Version:3.1.18.0 (10 Jun 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue which causes installation of the driver to fail.

Version:3.1.16.1 (28 Apr 2011)
Enhancements
- Adds Rashi2 new subsys ID to driver support list.

Version:3.1.16.1 (8 Apr 2011)
Enhancements
- Adds new module subsys ID to the support list.

Version:3.1.13.1 (14 Jan 2011)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where the Ralink 802.11 b/g/n WiFi Driver Adapter is inadvertently installed even though there is no hardware for it.

Version:3.1.13.0 (26 Nov 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue where s "blue screen" event with error code 0x44 occurs when the notebool enters Hibernation or Standby mode.

Version:2.00 (27 Sep 2010)
Fixes
- Fixes an issue, which occurs after the user logs off and closes the notebook lid to enter Standby (S3) mode, where a "blue screen" event occurs after resuming from Standby mode and pressing the Enter key to log into the system.