W95_OSR2.TXT Driver File Contents (a320v14.zip)

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*             NDIS4 Driver for Windows 95 OSR2                              *
*                              Jan. 1998                                    *
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Introduction:
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  This document shows you how to setup the driver and how to use the enhanced
  functions by setting the custom keywords.

Contents of the Subdirectory:
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    ALN320.SYS          The NDIS4 driver for Windows 95 OSR2.
    ALN320.INF          The installation information file.
    W95_OSR2.TXT        This file.

Installation:
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  Before starting with the installation process, make sure that the adapter
  is properly installed and configured. You can use the diagnostic program
  (A:\ACERSET.EXE) in DOS mode to make sure your connection with the network
  is correct.

    1. Turn the power of your PC on to boot from Windows 95 OSR2.
       Windows 95 OSR2 may auto-detect your new adapter installed,
       and the "New Hardware Found" dialogue box will appear. Select "Driver
       from disk provided by hardware manufacturer" to install driver from
       the diskette that come with your lan adapter.
       Note: If your new adapter is not detected by Windows 95 OSR2,
       you can open "My Computer" -> "Control Panel" -> "Networks" after
       Windows 95 OSR2 comes up, and select "Add adapter" -> "Have
       disk" to install driver from the diskette that come 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:\W95_OSR2) to copy the driver
       files to your system.
    3. When the driver installation is completed, restart Windows 95 OSR2.

   1.When you plug the ALN-320 in the mother board and power on the Windows 95
     OSR2,the 'Update Device Driver Wizard' window will prompt and says that

     The wizard will complete the installation of
          PCI Ethernet Controller

   2.Click 'Next' then it will say
     'Windows was unable to locate a driver for this device'.
     Click 'Other Location' button.

   3.Put the driver disk in the floppy drive and enter the driver path i.e.
     'a:\w95_osr2' in Location Field and click 'OK'.

   4.It will show that Windows found the following updated driver for this
     device:
         AcerLAN ALN-320 10/100 Base-TX Fast Ethernet adapter

     And
     Location of Driver
          W95_osr2

     Click 'Finish'.

   5.Select the appropriate Connection Type (default is Auto-Negotitation).
     Click 'OK'.

   6.If this is your first time to install the Ethernet adapter and have not
     install the protocols and clients for Microsoft and Netware,please do NOT
     restart the computer.Go to the Start\Settings\Control and double-click
     the Network icon to install the other necessary files for the network
     operation.
     Windows 95 OSR2 will ask you Do you want to restart your computer now?,
     Click 'Yes' to restart the Windows 95 OSR2.




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