** ** ** VIA Rhine Family Fast Ethernet Adapter ** ** NDIS Driver for Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/SRV2003/Vista ** ** v3.81 Sep, 2008 ** ** Introduction: ============= This document shows you how to setup the driver in Windows operating system. Contents of the Subdirectory: ============================= FETND5AV.SYS The NDIS5 driver for Windows 98SE/ME. FETND5BV.SYS The NDIS5 driver for Windows 2000/XP/SRV2003/Vista. FETNDIS.INF The installation information file. WINNDI.DLL The Co-installer for Windows. VUINS16.DLL The Un-installer for Windows. VUINS32.DLL The Un-installer for Windows 2000/XP/SRV2003. DIFXAPI.DLL The DIFx API for Vista. WIN.TXT This file. Installation: ============= Before starting with the installation process, make sure that the adapter is properly installed and configured. 1. Turn on the power of your PC on to boot from Windows operating system. Windows will auto-detect your new adapter, and the "New Hardware Found" dialogue box will appear. Select "Driver from disk provided by hardware manufacturer" to install driver from the diskette that comes with your LAN adapter. 2. Insert the driver diskette into your floppy drive, and specify the path of the driver in the diskette(i.e. A:\) to copy the driver files to your system. 3. When the driver installation is completed, restart Windows. Note: 1. In Setup Option "Flow Control": When setting to Hardware Default(Auto), the flow control setting is according to the auto-negotiation result based on PHY hardware default values. However, when setting to other values(Disable, Enable), driver will just disable or enable flow control ability according to your setting.Download 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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