README.TXT Driver File Contents (ob800.zip)

                  Microsoft Windows NT 3.51
    Installing Windows NT 3.51 Video on the OmniBook 800
                              
System Installation Requirements:

       HP OmniBook 800 with Microsoft Windows NT 3.51 installed
       HP OmniBook 800 drivers for video.  This driver is
       located on the HP OmniBook 800 hard drive in the
       C:\OMNIBOOK\DRIVERS\WINNT\VIDEO directory. These drivers are
       also located on the HP OmniBook 800 recovery CD-ROM.

Procedure:

1.   Boot the OmniBook 800 and load Microsoft Windows NT
  3.51.  Logon with administrative permissions.

2.   From the Main program group double click on Control Panel.

3.   From within Control Panel, double click on Display.

4.   Under Display Settings choose Change Display Type.

5.   In the Adapter Type panel, choose the Change dialog box.

6.   This will bring the Select Device dialog box to the
  foreground.  Choose the Other dialog box (located at the
  very bottom of the Select Device window).

7.   Windows NT will now ask you for the location of the
  video driver files.  Enter the location (either
  C:\OmniBook\drivers\nt\video or any other location that
  has the correct driver) of the driver files.

8.   Windows NT will bring up a new window with the
  NeoMagic model selected.  Choose Install to install the
  NeoMagic video driver for Windows NT.

9.   Windows NT will prompt you with the following message:
  This operation will change your system configuration.  Do
  you want to proceed anyway?  Choose Yes to continue with
  the driver installation.

10.  Windows NT will ask for the location of the drivers for
  the NeoMagic video adapter.  Enter the correct driver then
  choose Continue.

11.  Windows NT will load the driver and display that the
  driver has been successfully installed.  Choose OK.
  Windows NT will prompt informing that the driver could not
  be started dynamically and will ask you to restart Windows
  NT to run with the new driver.  Choose OK and then choose
  Restart Now to restart the HP OmniBook with the correct
  video driver installed.

12.  After restarting the HP OmniBook with Windows NT 3.51
  the default display resolution has been temporarily used by
  the system.  Windows NT will prompt you upon login to use
  the Display option in Control Panel to configure the
  adapter.  Choose OK at this prompt then under Display
  Settings change the Desktop Area to 800 by 600 pixels and
  set the colors to 256 (if desired).  Then choose Test to
  confirm that the adapter works at these settings.  If the
  adapter worked correctly choose OK then choose to restart
  Windows NT.  The HP OmniBook 800 video will now function
  correctly while running Windows NT 3.51 Workstation.
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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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