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Type: Operating System - Enhancements and QFEs
Version: 1.3.2.0 G(25 Aug 2008)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows XP Professional
File name: sp40535.exe (6.8 MB)
This package contains an AMD Processor Update for the supported notebook models running the Microsoft Windows XP Operating System. The AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP enables the system to dynamically and automatically select the processor speed, voltage, and power combination to match the user performance need.
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or current version.
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition



TITLE:
AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP
VERSION:
1.3.2.0 REV: G
DESCRIPTION:

This package contains an AMD Processor Update for the supported notebook models
running the Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.

The AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP enables the system to
dynamically and automatically select the processor speed, voltage, and power
combination to match the user performance need.

PURPOSE:
Routine
SoftPaq NUMBER:
sp40535
SUPERSEDES:
sp39691, sp35445, sp33499, sp32877, sp32050, sp30655, sp29706
EFFECTIVE DATE:
August 25, 2008
CATEGORY:
Operating System - Enhancements and QFEs
SSM SUPPORTED:
YES
PRODUCT TYPE(S):
Notebooks
HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6535b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6535s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6735b Notebook PC
HP Compaq 6735s Notebook PC
OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
LANGUAGE(S):
Global
ENHANCEMENTS:
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver.
- Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or
current version.
PREREQUISITES:
None

HOW TO USE:
1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Version:1.3.2.0 (24 Apr 2009)
Enhancements
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Provides updated support for HP Systems Software Manager (SSM).

Version:1.3.2.0 G (25 Aug 2008)
Enhancements
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or current version.

Version:1.3.2.0 F (13 Jun 2008)
Enhancements
- Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for AMD Phenom CPUs.

Version:1.3.2.0 E6 (27 Mar 2007)
Fixes
Fixes an issue where the "Provider" and "Copyright" are incorrect for the Arabic language.
Enhancements
  • Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) Certified driver.
  • Provides driver version 1.3.2.0 and installer version 1.3.2.16.

  • Version:1.3.2.0 E (9 Aug 2006)
    Fixes
    Fixes issue where the CPU speed is not lowered when using the 'Presentation' or 'Max Battery' Power Schemes.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
    • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 303602, "System Properties Report Wrong Process or Speed."
    • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 316965, "The Processor Speed May Be Reported Incorrectly in Windows XP."
    • If the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 330512, "The Processor Performance State Is Not Restored to the Minimum State If the CPU Runs at 100 Percent."
    Enhancements
    Provides driver version 1.3.2.0 and installer version 1.3.2.14.

    Version:1.3.1.0 D (21 Jun 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes rare issue where the notebook stops responding when entering Standby or Hiberation mode.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
    • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 303602, "System Properties Report Wrong Process or Speed."
    • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 316965, "The Processor Speed May Be Reported Incorrectly in Windows XP."
    • If the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 330512, "The Processor Performance State Is Not Restored to the Minimum State If the CPU Runs at 100 Percent."
  • Enhancements
    Provides driver version 1.3.1.0 and installer version 1.3.1.7.

    Version:1.2.2.0 C (17 Jan 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where the new driver could not be installed over the previous driver version without restarting (rebooting). The updated installer allows the new driver to be installed over a previous version without requiring a reboot.
  • Fixes installation issue where boot.ini was not correctly updated on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
  • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303602

  • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316965

  • Fixes issue that may occur if the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), where the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=330512
  • Enhancements
  • Provides an updated installer for the installation of the driver. Installer version 1.2.2.5 is provided.
  • Provides driver version 1.2.2.0.
  • Provides support for performance state transitions on AMD dual-core processor systems.

  • Version:1.2.2.2 B1 (28 Oct 2005)
    Fixes
    Fixes installation issue where boot.ini was not correctly updated on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
  • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303602

  • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP.
    For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316965

  • If not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=330512
  • Enhancements
    Provides support for performance state transitions on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    Version:1.1.0.18 A1 (16 Feb 2005)

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    Type: Operating System - Enhancements and QFEs
    Version: 1.3.2.0 G(25 Aug 2008)
    Operating System(s):
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional

    Description

    This package contains an AMD Processor Update for the supported notebook models running the Microsoft Windows XP Operating System. The AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP enables the system to dynamically and automatically select the processor speed, voltage, and power combination to match the user performance need.

    Enhancements

    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or current version.

    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.

    System Requirements

    Operating Systems
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition



    Release Notes

    TITLE:
    AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP
    VERSION:
    1.3.2.0 REV: G
    DESCRIPTION:

    This package contains an AMD Processor Update for the supported notebook models
    running the Microsoft Windows XP Operating System.

    The AMD Processor Update for Microsoft Windows XP enables the system to
    dynamically and automatically select the processor speed, voltage, and power
    combination to match the user performance need.

    PURPOSE:
    Routine
    SoftPaq NUMBER:
    sp40535
    SUPERSEDES:
    sp39691, sp35445, sp33499, sp32877, sp32050, sp30655, sp29706
    EFFECTIVE DATE:
    August 25, 2008
    CATEGORY:
    Operating System - Enhancements and QFEs
    SSM SUPPORTED:
    YES
    PRODUCT TYPE(S):
    Notebooks
    HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S):
    HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6535b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6535s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6715b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6715s Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6735b Notebook PC
    HP Compaq 6735s Notebook PC
    OPERATING SYSTEM(S):
    Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
    LANGUAGE(S):
    Global
    ENHANCEMENTS:
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver.
    - Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or
    current version.
    PREREQUISITES:
    None

    HOW TO USE:
    1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive.

    2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.


    Copyright (c) 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

    Revision History

    Version:1.3.2.0 (24 Apr 2009)
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Provides updated support for HP Systems Software Manager (SSM).

    Version:1.3.2.0 G (25 Aug 2008)
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Fixes an issue where the driver could not be installed over a previous or current version.

    Version:1.3.2.0 F (13 Jun 2008)
    Enhancements
    - Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Lab (WHQL) certified driver. - Adds support for AMD Phenom CPUs.

    Version:1.3.2.0 E6 (27 Mar 2007)
    Fixes
    Fixes an issue where the "Provider" and "Copyright" are incorrect for the Arabic language.
    Enhancements
  • Provides a Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) Certified driver.
  • Provides driver version 1.3.2.0 and installer version 1.3.2.16.

  • Version:1.3.2.0 E (9 Aug 2006)
    Fixes
    Fixes issue where the CPU speed is not lowered when using the 'Presentation' or 'Max Battery' Power Schemes.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
    • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 303602, "System Properties Report Wrong Process or Speed."
    • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 316965, "The Processor Speed May Be Reported Incorrectly in Windows XP."
    • If the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 330512, "The Processor Performance State Is Not Restored to the Minimum State If the CPU Runs at 100 Percent."
    Enhancements
    Provides driver version 1.3.2.0 and installer version 1.3.2.14.

    Version:1.3.1.0 D (21 Jun 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes rare issue where the notebook stops responding when entering Standby or Hiberation mode.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
    • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 303602, "System Properties Report Wrong Process or Speed."
    • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 316965, "The Processor Speed May Be Reported Incorrectly in Windows XP."
    • If the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 330512, "The Processor Performance State Is Not Restored to the Minimum State If the CPU Runs at 100 Percent."
  • Enhancements
    Provides driver version 1.3.1.0 and installer version 1.3.1.7.

    Version:1.2.2.0 C (17 Jan 2006)
    Fixes
  • Fixes issue where the new driver could not be installed over the previous driver version without restarting (rebooting). The updated installer allows the new driver to be installed over a previous version without requiring a reboot.
  • Fixes installation issue where boot.ini was not correctly updated on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
  • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303602

  • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316965

  • Fixes issue that may occur if the notebook is not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), where the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=330512
  • Enhancements
  • Provides an updated installer for the installation of the driver. Installer version 1.2.2.5 is provided.
  • Provides driver version 1.2.2.0.
  • Provides support for performance state transitions on AMD dual-core processor systems.

  • Version:1.2.2.2 B1 (28 Oct 2005)
    Fixes
    Fixes installation issue where boot.ini was not correctly updated on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    NOTE: The following items are known limitations of this SoftPaq:
  • "System Properties" report the processor speed incorrectly. For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303602

  • Processor speed may be reported incorrectly in Microsoft Windows XP.
    For more information about this limitation, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316965

  • If not running Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), the processor performance state may not be restored to the maximum state if the CPU runs at 100 percent. This issue occurs if the notebook is 100 percent busy when the power policy changes. For more information about this limitation and to view support options, visit the following website: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=330512
  • Enhancements
    Provides support for performance state transitions on AMD dual-core processor systems.

    Version:1.1.0.18 A1 (16 Feb 2005)