3Com Connection Assistant License Agreement THIS IS A CONTRACT. IF YOU DOWNLOAD, INSTALL OR USE THE 3COM CONNECTION ASSISTANT PRODUCT, YOU ARE ACCEPTING ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITONS SHOWN BELOW. PLEASE READ THE CONTRACT CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS CONTRACT ("Agreement") - DO NOT CLICK ON THE "I AGREE" BUTTON. DO NOT DOWNLOAD, INSTALL OR USE THE SOFTWARE, THE DOCUMENTATION, THE SERVICE, OR THE UPDATES, AND IF YOU RECEIVED THIS PRODUCT ON PHYSICAL MEDIA, RETURN IT UNUSED TO THE SUPPLIER WHERE YOU OBTAINED IT. This Agreement applies to the 3Com Connection Assistant software including any changes to it that 3Com may provide you ("Software") and the documentation supplied to you that relates to the Software ("Documentation"), all the information and functionality that is made available to you through the 3Com web based remote diagnostic service accessible by you through use of the Software for the 3Com products 3Com designates from time to time ("Service"), and each 3Com product software fix or update ("Update") 3Com provides you through the Software or the Service. THE PARTIES. The parties to this license are 3Com Corporation ("3Com") and you, the user of the Software, Documentation, Service or the Update(s) ("you" or "Customer"). In granting this license to you, 3Com is also acting on behalf of each of its Information Partners. An "Information Partner" is each entity that has licensed to 3Com any of the information or software code in the Service, the Software, the Documentation or the Updates. Each Information Partner retains its right to enforce its trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets and other rights directly against you. LICENSE. 3Com grants you a nonexclusive, nontransferable license to use the Software in object code form only (not in human readable source code) on a computer workstation owned or leased by you, for your internal use, provided that you only use the Software and the Documentation to access the Service from that computer workstation, and you only use each Update for your internal use on a nonexclusive, nontransferable licensed basis with only the 3Com hardware product and/or software product that 3Com intended. Any rights not expressly granted in this license are reserved to 3Com and the Information Partners. 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In addition to the above, the Technical Data may not be used, exported or re-exported (i) into or to a national or resident of any country to which the U.S. has embargoed; or (ii) to any one on the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Denial Orders or the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals. TRADE SECRETS, TITLE. You acknowledge and agree that the structure, sequence and organization of the Software are the valuable trade secrets of 3Com and its Information Partners. You agree to hold such trade secrets in confidence. You further acknowledge and agree that ownership of, and title to the Service, the Software, the Documentation and the Updates, including all subsequent copies thereof regardless of the form or media, are held by 3Com and/or its Information Partners. The information in or available through the Service, the Software, the Documentation and the Updates is also protected by United States Copyright Law and International Treaty provisions. UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT LEGENDS. The Software, Documentation, Updates and any other technical data provided hereunder is commercial in nature and developed solely at private expense. Each such item is delivered as "Commercial Computer Software" as defined in DFARS 252.227-7014 (June 1995) or as a commercial item as defined in FAR 2.101(a) and as such is provided with only such rights as are provided in this Agreement, which is 3Com's standard commercial license for those items. Technical data is provided with limited rights only as provided in DFAR 252.227-7015 (Nov. 1995) or FAR 52.227-14 (June 1987), whichever is applicable. TERM AND TERMINATION. The licenses granted hereunder are perpetual unless terminated earlier as specified below. You may terminate the licenses and this Agreement at any time by destroying the Software, Documentation and the Updates together with all copies and merged portions in any form. The licenses and this Agreement will also terminate immediately if you fail to comply with any term or condition of this Agreement. Upon such termination you agree to destroy the Software, Documentation, and the Updates together with all copies and merged portions in any form. DATA CAPTURE AND USE. During your use of the Service it will be necessary for you to supply 3Com with personal information and also information regarding your computer and network hardware and software environment ("Computer Information"). 3Com's capture and use of your personal information shall be consistent with 3Com's then current privacy statement posted on the 3Com.com web site. That privacy statement can be viewed at http://www.3com.com/corpinfo/en_US/legal/privacy.html. In addition, the Service will automatically collect Computer Information from your relevant hardware and software regarding release levels, configurations, software models and other such data relevant to providing the computerized remote diagnostic Service through the Software. You agree to such data capture and use by 3Com, each of its wholly owned subsidiaries, and each of its Information Partners for the purpose of providing the Service including use of all such data to contact you with post Service quality surveys. LIMITED WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. a. If the Software or Updates were delivered to you on a physical media disc, then for a period of ninety (90) days from the date the Software or Updates are shipped to you, 3Com warrants to you that the disc containing the Software or Updates shall be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use. 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This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, U.S.A. excluding its conflicts of laws principles and excluding the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. In the event any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired and a valid, legal and enforceable provision of similar intent and economic impact shall be substituted therefor. This Agreement sets forth the entire understanding and agreement between you and 3Com and supersedes all prior agreements, whether written or oral, with respect to the Software, the Documentation, the Service or the Updates and may be amended only in a writing signed by authorized representatives of both parties.Download Driver Pack
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.