How to Update Your ThinkPad with Intel Chipset Device Software 126.96.36.1999
If you own a ThinkPad laptop, you may want to update your Intel chipset device software to the latest version 188.8.131.529. This software enables the Intel ICH9M chipset, which is responsible for managing the communication between the processor, memory, graphics, and other devices on your system.
Updating your Intel chipset device software can improve your system performance, stability, and compatibility with new devices and operating systems. In this article, we will show you how to download and install the Intel chipset device software 184.108.40.2069 for Windows 7 (32-bit & 64-bit), Vista (32-bit & 64-bit) and XP.
Step 1: Check Your ThinkPad Model
The Intel chipset device software 220.127.116.119 is compatible with the following ThinkPad models:
Edge E120, Edge E320
L420, L421, L520
If you are not sure which model you have, you can check the label on the bottom of your laptop or use the Lenovo Support website to detect your product.
Step 2: Download the Intel Chipset Device Software
You can download the Intel chipset device software 18.104.22.1689 from the Lenovo Support website[^1^] or from this link[^2^]. The file name is 8gh104ww.exe and the size is 1.42 MB.
Before downloading, make sure you have a stable internet connection and enough disk space on your system.
Step 3: Install the Intel Chipset Device Software
After downloading the file, double-click on it to run the installer. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation process.
The installation may take a few minutes and may require a restart of your system.
Step 4: Verify the Installation
To verify that the installation was successful, you can check the version of your Intel chipset device software in the Device Manager.
To open the Device Manager, click on Start > Control Panel > System > Hardware > Device Manager.
Expand the System Devices category and look for Intel(R) ICH9M-E/M SATA AHCI Controller. Right-click on it and select Properties.
In the Driver tab, check the Driver Version field. It should show 22.214.171.1249 as the installed version.
Updating your Intel chipset device software can improve your ThinkPad's performance and compatibility with new devices and operating systems. In this article, we showed you how to download and install the Intel chipset device software 126.96.36.1999 for Windows 7 (32-bit & 64-bit), Vista (32-bit & 64-bit) and XP.
If you have any questions or issues with the installation process, you can contact Lenovo Support for assistance. aa16f39245