823xlan/UNATTEND/NT40/unatdnt4.txt Driver File Contents (823xlan.zip)
Driver Package File Name: 823xlan.zip
** VIA Rhine Family Fast Ethernet Adapter
** Unattended Installation on Windows NT 4.0
This document shows you how to unattended install network adapter driver
under Windows NT 4.0. This is achieved by setting the options in the
Contents of the Subdirectory:
UNATTEND.TXT The sample answering file for Windows NT 4.0.
UNATDNT4.TXT This file.
The following installation procedures shows how to unattended install
Windows NT 4.0 and network adapter driver on multiple computers over a
network. Each computers consists one Network Adapter.
1. Create one shared distribution folder; in our example, the shared
distribution folder is named Z:\UNATDNT4. The shared distribution
folder resides on the server which the destination computers can
2. Copy the \I386 folder from the Windows NT 4.0 Installation CD-ROM to
Z:\UNATDNT4. Maintain the same directory structure as on the CD-ROM.
3. NET USE Z:\UNATDNT4\I386
4. From Drivers Diskette provided with the adapter,copy all the files
in \NT40 into Z:\UNATDNT4\DRIVERS\FETNDIS directory and copy Unattend.txt from
the Diskette into the shared directory Z:\UNATDNT4. Make sure that
Unattend.txt has the latest changes you made for customizing the unattended
5. Make sure that you have a copy of network bootable MS-DOS floppy and
the boot the system which you want to unattended install with this floppy
and connected to the shared network directory (Z:\UNATDNT4).
6. Run the command as,
Z:\UNATDNT4\i386\winnt /u:Z:\UNATDNT4\Unattend.txt /s:Z:\UNATDNT4
7. By adopting the above procedure, the setup runs the installation in
unattended mode and also detects the plug and play network adpaters. All
driver files are copied from the shared directory to the target system
directories and continues installation of the OS and network adapters
without user intervention.