LANTAS50.TXT Driver File Contents (RTL8029AS_orgnldisk.exe)

   LANtastic 5.0

   Introduction:
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        LANtastic 5.0 can support two different drivers : NDIS driver and
        LANtastic driver.  This document describes the procedure to setup
        LANtestic driver for REALTEK RTL8029 PCI ethernet card.

   Location of Driver:     \LANTAS5\PCILAN5.EXE
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   Sample Configuration Files:
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      A. STARTNET (for LANtastic server)

           @ECHO OFF
           SET LAN_DIR=C:\LANTASTI.NET
           SET LAN_CFG=C:\LANTASTI
           PATH C:\LANTASTI;%PATH%
           SHARE /L:200
           REM NEX000 IRQ=3 IOBASE=300 16-BIT VERBOSE ---> Mask this line
           PCILAN5 VERBOSE                            ---> Added for RTL8029
           AILANBIO
           REDIR NAME LOGINS=3
           SERVER
           NET LOGIN/WAIT \\SERVERNAME NAME
           NET LPT TIMEOUT 10
           NET POSTBOX


      B. STARTNET.BAT  (for LANtastic workstation)

           @ECHO OFF
           SET LAN_CFG=C:\LANTASTI
           PATH C:\LANTASTI;%PATH%
           REM NEX000 IRQ=3 IOBASE=300 16-BIT VERBOSE ---> Mask this line
           PCILAN5 VERBOSE                            ---> Added for RTL8029
           AILANBIO
           REDIR WORKSTATION_NAME LOGINS=2
           NET LPT TIMEOUT 10
           NET POSTBOX


      Install Realtek drivers for LANtastic 5.0 : (Using LANtastic driver)
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        1. Before you start with the installation  process, make sure that
           the LANtastic operation system (server/workstation) is properly
           installed.  Similarly,  your  adapter  should  also be properly
           installed in your workstation.

        2. Run LANtastic "install" program, and move highlight to "Network
           Adapter Install" item,  then ENTER  and  select "Other NETBIOS
           Compatible Network Adapter" item.

        3. When complete installation,then copy RTL8029 driver"PCILAN5.EXE"
           from REALTEK driver diskette A:\LANTAS5 to your    LANtastic
           subdirectory C:\LANTASTI.5 .

        4. Modify STARTNET.BAT file as above sample configuration files.


   Notes:
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      Installing Multiple LAN Adapters:

         If there are multiple network cards on the main board. The user
         modify your startnet.bat file as following :

         PCILAN5 VERBOSE
         AILANBIO
         PCILAN5/MPX=D7 VERBOSE
         AILANBIO/MPX=D7/ADAPTER=1

         The first invocation of PCILAN5.EXE and AILANBIO.EXE loads into
         the first adapter using the default MPX number (C7), and adapter
         number 0.   The  command line  switches in the second invocation
         instruct  the  NETBIOS  to  load into the second card,  (adapter
         number 1) using and DOS MPX number D7.  If problems occur,  the
         screen will prompt you with error messages. Please refer to your
         LANtastic 5.0 manual for details on these messages.

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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.

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