Windows for Workgroups v3.10 Introduction: ------------- This document describes the procedure to install Microsoft Windows for Workgroups v3.10 driver for REALTEK RTL8029 PCI ethernet adapter. Location of Driver: \WFW31\PCIND.DOS Sample Configuration Files: --------------------------- CONFIG.SYS (install will add these lines) DEVICE=C:\WINDOWS\PROTMAN.DOS /I:C:\WINDOWS DEVICE=C:\WINDOWS\PCIND.DOS *** DEVICE=C:\WINDOWS\MSIPX.SYS (Added if running NetWare) DEVICE=C:\WINDOWS\WORKGRP.SYS LASTDRIVE=P PROTOCOL.INI (install creates this file) [network.setup] version=0x3100 netcard=RTL8029,1,RTL8029 transport=ms$netbeui,MS$NETBEUI *** transport=ms$ipx,MS$IPX (Added if running NetWare) lana0=RTL8029,1,ms$netbeui *** lana0=RTL8029,1,ms$ipx (Added if running NetWare) [protman] DriverName=PROTMAN$ PRIORITY=MS$NETBEUI [RTL8029] DriverName=PCIND$ Adapters=RTL8029 AdapterID=@0123456789AB [MS$NETBEUI] DriverName=netbeui$ SESSIONS=10 NCBS=32 BINDINGS=RTL8029 LANABASE=0 *** [MS$IPX] (Added if running NetWare) *** Drivername=IPX$ (Added if running NetWare) *** MediaType=Novell/Ethernet (Added if running NetWare) *** Bindings=RTL8029 (Added if running NetWare) AUTOEXEC.BAT C:\WINDOWS\NET START *** C:\WINDOWS\MSIPX (Added if running NetWare) *** C:\WINDOWS\NETX (Added if running NetWare) New Windows for Workgroups Installation: ---------------------------------------- 1. When installing Windows for Workgroups, you are prompted for a network driver. Select the "Unlisted or Updated Network Driver". 2. Insert the REALTEK adapter driver disk containing OEMSETUP.INF and PCIND.DOS files. 3. Specify the directory for the driver (A:\WFW31) and select the REALTEK Adapter driver. 4. Select Advanced options, and make sure the parameters match the card settings. Check keyword "AdapterID" which is provided by PCIND.DOS . The installation program copies the necessary files and creates PROTOCOL.INI for use with the adapter. 5. Continue the installation per Windows for Workgroups instructions. Existing Windows for Workgroups Installation: 1. Select the "Control Panel" icon in the Main Group. 2. Select the "Network" icon. 3. Select the "Adapters" button. 4. Select the Add option. 5. Select "Unlisted or Updated Network Adapter" 6. Insert the adapter driver disk with OEMSETUP.INF and PCIND.DOS and specify the path A:\WFW31. 7. Select the REALTEK adapter driver. 8. The installation program copies the necessary files and creates PROTOCOL.INI for use with the adapter. 9. Select "Close" and when prompted, restart computer for changes to take affect and complete the installation. NOTE: You must have a terminated cable attached to the adapter when you start Windows for Workgroups. If you don't, Windows for Workgroups hangs. TO ADD NETWARE: --------------- 1. Select the "Control Panel" icon in the Main Group. 2. Select the "Network" icon. 3. Select the "Networks" button. 4. Select "Novell Netware" and select the add button. 5. Select "OK" and close the Network icon. 6. Select reboot computer and restart Windows. NOTES: ------ 1. Parameters for the PROTOCOL.INI file: AdapterID : This keyword is provided by RTL8029, and is required when more than one RTL8029 adapters exist on one system. 2. Installing Multiple LAN Adapters: There are two different method to complete it: (a) Under DOS mode, you can modify the AdapterID in file C:\WFW31\PROTOCOL.INI by yourself. (b) Or you can enter Windows for WorkGroup and follow above setup procedure step 2,then click on "Setup.." button, select "Advanced...",fill AdapterID in Value item. Last step to select OK and close NETWORK SETUP.Download Driver Pack
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