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Old 02-02-2007, 04:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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When I tried installing NT and a list of drivers came up but I didn't see mine listed. According to the software everest, my card is listed as 3c905B-tx but that wasn't listed so I tried 3c905 but that didn't work. I found a site with the correct drivers now on a floppy.

Also, where on NT can I put the correct one once I get it, please?

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Old 02-02-2007, 05:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Ok, I found it in devices. How do I delete the one that's there and replace it with the one on the floppy, please?
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Old 02-02-2007, 05:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Can someone tell me if this is correct, please?

To download and extract the driver files:

1. Create a folder/directory right off the root of your hard drive (such as C:\3COM) Note: If the file is embedded several directories deep from the root, or stored in a directory with a Microsoft Windows 95 long filename, it may not extract completely. A DOS "Write error" may also occur.
2. Click on the desired driver file (i.e. 3c90x2x.exe) to download, and specify the directory location (C:\3COM).
3. After copying the file to the folder/directory, execute the extraction:

a. In Windows, double click the file
b. In DOS, type: 3c90x2x (and then press the Enter key)

4. A DOS window should appear with a License Agreement. Type: y to accept.
5. After the extraction is finished, go back into the directory
6. The files and folders should now be visible
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