LAN Manager Workstation/Server Introduction: ------------- This document describes the procedure to setup LAN Manager 2.1 Workstation/Server driver for REALTEK RTL8029 PCI ethernet adapter. Location of Driver:(DOS) \MSLANMAN.DOS\DRIVERS\ETHERNET\RTL8029\PCIND.DOS (OS/2)\MSLANMAN.OS2\DRIVERS\ETHERNET\RTL8029\PCIND.OS2 Sample Configuration Files: --------------------------- CONFIG.SYS (for DOS will contain): DEVICE=C:\LANMAN.DOS\DRIVERS\PROTMAN\PROTMAN.DOS /I:C:\LANMAN.DOS DEVICE=C:\LANMAN.DOS\DRIVERS\ETHERNET\RTL8029\PCIND.DOS CONFIG.SYS (for OS/2 will contain): DEVICE=C:\LANMAN.OS2\DRIVERS\PROTMAN\PROTMAN.OS2 /I:C:\LANMAN.OS2 DEVICE=C:\LANMAN.OS2\DRIVERS\ETHERNET\RTL8029\PCIND.OS2 PROTOCOL.INI (will contain): [RTL8029_NIF] ; RTL8029 RPOTOCOL.INI SAMPLE DriverName = PCIND$ AdapterID = @0123456789A ; This item is only required when ; more than one RTL8029 adapters ; exist on one system. Setup driver procedures on LAN Manager workstation/server : ----------------------------------------------------------- Before you start with the installation process, make sure that the adapter is properly installed and configured. Make sure your Microsoft LAN Manager is properly installed. 1. Run the appropriate Microsoft Lan Manager SETUP for computer you are setting up.(DOS, OS/2 or OS/2 Server). Select "Configuration" item ,(the Realtek driver isn't included on the Lan Manager disk) and insert the Realtek RTL8029 driver disk, select the Realtek driver and follow the directions. 2. When completed, reboot your computer. NOTES: ------ 1. Parameters for the PROTOCOL.INI file: DRIVERNAME: This is the one required parameter. See example at top of this document for syntax. AdapterID : This keyword is provided by PCIND, and is required when more than one RTL8029 adapters exist on one system. You must modify the AdapterID value in file, \LANMAN\PROTOCOL.INI, by yourself. 2. Sample PROTOCOL.INI for LAN Manager: [PROTMAN] DRIVERNAME = PROTMAN$ DYNAMIC = YES PRIORITY = NETBEUI [NETBEUI_XIF] Drivername = netbeui$ SESSIONS = 6 NCBS = 12 BINDINGS = "RTL8029_NIF" LANABASE = 0 [RTL8029_NIF] ; ; RTL8029 PROTOCOL.INI Sample Adapter ; DriverName = PCIND$ AdapterID = @0123456789ADownload Driver Pack
After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.
Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).
If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.
Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.
Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.
Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.
Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.
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