README.TXT Driver File Contents (ob800.zip)

                  Installing mouse support



System Installation Requirements

HP OmniBook 800 installed with Windows 3.1 or Windows for Workgroups

HP OmniBook 800 PCMCIA Drivers.  These drivers are located on the OmniBook
   hard disk in C:\OMNIBOOK\DRIVERS\WFW\MOUSE. These drivers are also located
   on the HP OmniBook Recovery CD in the \OmniBook\DRIVERS\WFW\MOUSE directory.



Procedures
1.   Create a directory named MOUSE

Add the following lines and changes to the c:\autoexec.bat file.

2.   Enter the following lines in c:\autoexec.bat file:
          set mouse=c:\mouse
3.   Add c:\mouse to the path statement in the c:\autoexec.bat file.
          (i.e. path=c:\;c:\windows;c:\dos;c:\mouse)
4.   Copy the files from c:\omnibook\drivers\wfw\mouse\mouse directory to
     the newly created c:\mouse directory.

5.   Edit the run statement in the c:\windows\win.ini file to appear as follows:
          run=c:\mouse\obamc16.exe 
          
Copy the mouse.ini file from the c:\omnibook\drivers\wfw\mouse directory to the
c:\mouse direcory.  The mouse.ini should look as follows:

[mouse]
MouseType=PS2
ActiveAccelerationProfile=4

[AccelerationProfile1]
Label=Slow
Movement=1    5    7   9    11   37   39   41   43
Factor=1.00 1.25 1.50 1.75 2.00 2.25 2.50 2.75 3.00

[AccelerationProfile2]
Label=Moderate
Movement=1    9   12   15   18   21   24   27   30   33   37
          41   46
Factor=1.00 1.25 1.50 1.75 2.00 2.25 2.50 2.75 3.00 3.25
          3.50 3.75 4.00

[AccelerationProfile3]
Label=Fast
Movement=1    2    3    4    5    7    9   11   13   16   19
22   25   28   31   35   39   43   48   53   60
Factor=1.00 1.25 1.50 1.75 2.00 2.25 2.50 2.75 3.00 3.25
3.50 3.75 4.00 4.25 4.50 4.75 5.00 5.25 5.50 5.75 6.00

[AccelerationProfile4]
Label=Unaccelerated
Movement=1
Factor=1.00

[AccelerationProfile5]
Label=Unaccelerated
Movement=1
Factor=2.00



Connecting a serial mouse
To activate a serial mouse connected to the OmniBook or the
Docking System, you must change the mouse type in Windows
Setup.
1.   Open the Windows Setup icon in Program Manager, change
     the mouse type to Mouse System Serial.
2.   Restart Windows. (If prompted for the mouse driver,
     type the C:\MASTERS. This will be the path suggested in the
     dialog box. (If the software is NOT the default Hewlett-
     Packard load, type A:\ and insert the requested Windows for
     Workgroups installation floppy disk.)
3.   To reactivate the built-in mouse, use Windows Setup to
     change the mouse type to Microsoft Or IBM PS/2.

Download Driver Pack

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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