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          Linksys LNE100TX Fast Ethernet Adapter (LNE100TX v4)
               NetWare 32-bit ODI Driver Installation

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NetWare Client32 Driver Installation



Driver Installation for DOS32

 1. If you have completed installed the NetWare Client 32 for DOS,
    all you have to do is to modify STARTNET.BAT.  Please see the
    sample STARTNET.BAT below the installation instructions.

 2. Run INSTALL.EXE from NetWare DOS 32 diskette 1 (or from NetWare 4.11 CD).
    Select "Client Installation" in "Select the type of installation desired"
    window. Then select "NetWare Client32 for DOS and Windows 3.1x" in 
    "Select client to be installed" windows. When the product manual appears, 
    mark the "NetWare Client 32 for DOS" item, then press <Enter>.

 3. Select "USER SPECIFIED 32 BIT DRIVER" item from "32-bit Network Board 
    Drivers" menu, then press <Enter>.

 4. Insert Linksys Fast Ethernet Adapter Driver Diskette into your floppy
    disk drive, then specify the driver path like A:\Client32 or B:\Client32.

 5. Select " Linksys Fast Ethernet Adapter (LNE100TX v4)", then press

 6. Set the correct driver parameters to comply with your network
    environment, then press <F10> to continue.

 7. Following instructions to complete the Client32 for DOS software

 8. Reboot your machine.

 Sample STARTNET.BAT for DOS32.

Driver Installation for Microsoft Windows 3.x

    Please refer to "Driver Installation for DOS32", in step 2, mark
    "NetWare Client 32 for DOS" and "Client 32 for Windows", then following
    step 3..8 to complete the installation.

Driver Installation for Microsoft Windows 95

 If you have installed the Microsoft Client in your Windows 95 system,
 you should remove the adapter object and NDIS 2/3 driver
 from Windows 95 system.

 Install Novell's files for Client32 drivers:

 1) Remove adapter object & driver in Network control panel.

 2) Run INSTALL.EXE from NetWare 4.11 CD
    Select "Client Installation" in "Select the type of installation desired"
    window. Then select "NetWare Client32 for Windows 95" in "Select client 
    to be installed" windows. 

 3) Following Novell's instructions to complete.

 4) Shutdown and turn off the machine.

 Install Linksys LNE100TX Fast Ethernet Adapter(LNE100TX v4) Client32 driver:

 1) Plug Linksys LNE100TX Fast Ethernet Adapter(LNE100TX v4) into one of the 
    Master PCI slots of your PCI platform.

 2) Turn power on then boot from Windows 95.

 3) Windows 95 will prompt PCI Ethernet Controller in New Hardware
    Found dialog box.

 4) Select driver from disk provided by hardware manufacturer, and
    click OK.

 5) Following instructions to complete the installation.

Note: Windows 95 will ask you to key in the proper path of the
              following diskette:

           a) Linksys LNE100TX Fast Ethernet Adapter(LNE100TX v4) Driver
              Diskette --> Insert Linksys LNE100TX Fast Ethernet Adapter
              (LNE100TX v4) Driver Diskette, then, assign the path to 

           b) NetWare Client 32 for Windows 95 Disk

           c) Windows 95 CD-ROM

NetWare DOS ODI Server Driver Installation (NetWare 4.11)

    LNE100TX.LAN can be used as a NetWare 4.11 server driver.

    1. At the NetWare prompt (indicated by the Server name),
       run the INSTALL.NLM program by typing:

       server name: LOAD INSTALL <Enter>

    2. Select "Maintenance/Selective Install" and press <Enter>.

    3. Select "LAN Driver Options (Configure/Load/...)"
       and press <Enter>.

    4. Press the <Ins> key to specify other drivers to install.

    5. Press <F3> and specify the driver path (A:\NETWARE\SERVER\4.X)
       and press <Enter>.

    6. The LNE100TX.LAN driver should appear in your choice list for
       the 'Select a LAN Driver' field. Choose this driver to
       start the driver loading and binding procedure. This
       will allow you to load and bind all 4 frame types supported
       by NetWare.

    7. Next time you start up your system, simply follow steps
       1 to 3 to complete the installation.

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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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