Dell 5530 driver times out during installation

Dell 5530 driver times out during installation

Article Summary: This article provides information on Timeout Error: 23001 experienced after installation of a DW5530 wireless card

Table of Contents:
  1. Problem
  2. Solution


Installing a DW5530 Wireless NIC

When attempting to install the Dell 5530 wireless card driver to install, you may receive a timeout Error: 23001.


Remove And Reinstall The DW5530 Driver

  1. Completely uninstall the DW5530(Broadcom)from Add\Remove Programs and Device Manager (if present).

  2. Restart the system and when the New Hardware Wizard appears, check the "No, Not At This Time" option, click Next.

  3. Select the "Install From a List or Specific Location" option. Click Next. Select the "Include This Location in the Search" option.

  4. In the location box, type C:\Program files\Dell\Dell WWAN\D55ndis.
    • NOTE: Browse will not show hidden files, and the inf directory in XP is hidden.

  5. Click Next. It should find the driver inf and install it.

  6. Restart the system.

*** Helpful Links ***

  • For instructions on using the Dell Drivers and Downloads website, click here.

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Article ID: SLN180810

Last Date Modified: 08/08/2013 12:00 AM

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