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Broadcom Wireless LAN Driver

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Type: Driver - Network
Version: 4.00 C(1 Jun 2005)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center
File name: SP30379.exe (3.3 MB)
This package contains drivers for the listed Broadcom Wireless LAN adapters in the listed notebooks and operating systems.

This driver supports 802.11i/WPA2 for a/b/g and certain b/g WLAN cards. For other cards, it provides Wi-Fi protected access (WPA) support. This driver also supports Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features (software supplicant required) and provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" for notebooks with Broadcom 802.11g and 802.11a/b/g cards that support "125M High Speed Mode."

NOTE: If the Broadcom Wireless Utility is required, it is available in SoftPaq Number SP30381. The Broadcom Wireless Utility is only required for users who need advanced user profile management, single-sign-on capabilities, advanced diagnostics, or access to wireless networks that use Cisco Compatible Extensions. Home and small office, home office (SOHO) users typically do not need this application.

PURPOSE: Routine
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.65.1.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.
  • 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.
    Broadcom 802.11 a/b/g
    Broadcom 802.11 b/g
    Broadcom 802.11b
    Broadcom MaxPerformance 802.11g
    HP Wireless LAN 54g WL450
  • Fixes issues with certain 802.11b/g cards and "125M High Speed Mode" support.
  • Fixes miscellaneous localization string issues.
  • Version:4.00 E (28 Oct 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes driver upgrade issues that occurred with the setup program.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.140.16.0, which includes new regulatory settings (current as of June 2005).

  • Version:4.00 C (1 Jun 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issues with certain 802.11b/g cards and "125M High Speed Mode" support.
  • Fixes miscellaneous localization string issues.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.65.1.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.

  • Version:4.00 B (4 May 2005)
    Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.64.0.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.


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    Type: Driver - Network
    Version: 4.00 C(1 Jun 2005)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows XP (32-bit)
    Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center

    Description

    This package contains drivers for the listed Broadcom Wireless LAN adapters in the listed notebooks and operating systems.

    This driver supports 802.11i/WPA2 for a/b/g and certain b/g WLAN cards. For other cards, it provides Wi-Fi protected access (WPA) support. This driver also supports Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features (software supplicant required) and provides support for "125 High Speed Mode" for notebooks with Broadcom 802.11g and 802.11a/b/g cards that support "125M High Speed Mode."

    NOTE: If the Broadcom Wireless Utility is required, it is available in SoftPaq Number SP30381. The Broadcom Wireless Utility is only required for users who need advanced user profile management, single-sign-on capabilities, advanced diagnostics, or access to wireless networks that use Cisco Compatible Extensions. Home and small office, home office (SOHO) users typically do not need this application.

    PURPOSE: Routine

    Enhancements

  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.65.1.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.
  • 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.

    Supported Devices and Features

    Broadcom 802.11 a/b/g
    Broadcom 802.11 b/g
    Broadcom 802.11b
    Broadcom MaxPerformance 802.11g
    HP Wireless LAN 54g WL450

    Fixes

  • Fixes issues with certain 802.11b/g cards and "125M High Speed Mode" support.
  • Fixes miscellaneous localization string issues.
  • Revision History

    Version:4.00 E (28 Oct 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes driver upgrade issues that occurred with the setup program.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.140.16.0, which includes new regulatory settings (current as of June 2005).

  • Version:4.00 C (1 Jun 2005)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issues with certain 802.11b/g cards and "125M High Speed Mode" support.
  • Fixes miscellaneous localization string issues.
  • Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.65.1.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.

  • Version:4.00 B (4 May 2005)
    Enhancements
  • Provides Broadcom WLAN driver Version 3.100.64.0.
  • Adds support for 802.11i/WPA2.
  • Adds support for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program V3.0 features.