823xlan/NICSET/WinSetup/WIN.txt Driver File Contents (823xlan.zip)
Driver Package File Name: 823xlan.zip
** VIA Rhine Family Fast Ethernet Adapter
** NDIS Driver for Windows 95/95OSR2/98/98SE/ME/2000/XP
** v3.13 Oct, 2002
This document shows you how to setup the driver in Windows operating system.
Contents of the Subdirectory:
FETND5A.SYS The NDIS5 driver for Windows 98/98SE/ME.
FETND5B.SYS The NDIS5 driver for Windows 2000/XP.
FETND4.SYS The NDIS4 driver for Windows 95OSR2.
FETND3.SYS The NDIS3 driver for Windows 95.
FETND.DOS The NDIS2 driver for Windows.
FETODI.COM The ODI driver for Windows.
FETNDIS.INF The installation information file.
WINNDI.DLL The Co-installer for Windows.
WIN.TXT This file.
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
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.
1. The NDIS2 and ODI drivers are only supported in Windows 95.
2. In Win2000, some applications may have connectivity problem,
sometimes it's caused by Win2000 scatter-gather DMA compatibility
issue. There is a parameter in driver set up page "Optimized for
Performance", setting it to "disabled" can solve this problem.