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Old 05-12-2004, 05:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey techs,

Im installing Win2k pro on a dimension 4000 laptop. but it doesn't install the file. I skipped the file and Win2000 works perfectly. Does anyone know it I will need this file?

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Old 05-12-2004, 10:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You'll need it eventually. This cab file (cab = cabnet) contains drivers for various hardware pieces. Just copy the file from the CD to the C:\WINNT\Driver Cache\i386 folder (or whatever drive letter your windows installation sits on.
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