readme.txt Driver File Contents (v2-w2k-1.02.00-beta.exe)

Voodoo2(TM) Based 3D Accelerators Driver Kit

Voodoo2 Driver kit Version: 1.02.00
Glide Driver Version:
Glide3 Driver Version:
Voodoo2 Control Panel Applet:
OpenGL(r) Driver Version: ICD

Platform: Windows(r) 2000 
Copyright ( 1997-2000 3dfx Interactive, Inc. )
All Rights Reserved

NOTE: Use of this software is subject to the terms in the 3dfx license 

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This product may be covered by one or more of the following
US patents: 5,724,561  5,740,343  5,808,621  5,822,452  5,831,624

What's in the distribution?
This distribution contains Glide, Glide3 and OpenGL drivers for 
Voodoo2 Based 3D Accelerators and the Voodoo2 Control Panel Applet.



- Windows 2000
- PC with an Intel(r), AMD(r) or, Cyrix(r) based processor
- One free PCI slot
- 16MB of RAM or more Suggested


1) Start Windows and extract the drivers to a temporary directory.

2) Shutdown Windows, Power off the system and install your Voodoo2
   3D board into a PCI slot. 

3) Restart Windows after hardware installation.

4) Windows will detect a "PCI Multimedia Device", you need to:

 Click the Next Button twice on the Detection Dialog Box. Ensure that 
"Specify a Location" is checked and "Microsoft Windows Update" is not 
checked. Click Browse to continue.

5) Point the driver location to where the files are extracted to and click

6) You MAY then be prompted to insert the "Voodoo2 Drivers for Windows 2000"
   Disk.  Enter the path the drivers are extracted to and press OK.

7) Windows will copy the drivers. Reboot the system when prompted

OpenGL(r) ICD: Known Limitations
The OpenGL ICD included with this kit is meant for use with OpenGL based 
games only. It may not be compatible with other applications that use the 
OpenGL API for 3D rendering support.

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How To Update Drivers Manually

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.

For more help, visit our Driver Support section for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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