GUIDES/WIN2K.TXT Driver File Contents (HF000X_080.ZIP)

Driver Package File Name: HF000X_080.ZIP
File Size: 187.0 KB

Guide WIN2K for easy step-by-step network installation

 Operating system: Windows 2000 Professional

 Sample hardware : Diamond Multimedia Wireless LAN PCI adapter

Contents:

 1. Status
 2. Prestep
 3. Driver installtion
 4. Network configuration
 5. Resource sharing
 6. First contact
 7. Disclaimer
 8. Copyright notices

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1. Status

  Function stable.
  Installation files complete.

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2. Prestep

 Copy contents of 'HF000X' archive to folder 'C:\ARCHIVE\DIAMOND'

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3. Driver installation

 Click right mouse button on 'My Computer' desktop icon
  Select 'Properties' with left mouse button
   Choose 'Hardware'
    Choose 'Device Manager'
     Click right mouse button on 'Other Devices', 'Network Controller'
     Select 'Properties'
      Select 'Reinstall Drivers'
      Choose 'Next'
      Choose 'Next'
      Enable 'Specify a location'
      Choose 'Next'
      Browse to 'c:\ARCHIVE\DIAMOND'
      Select 'Open'
     Press 'OK'
     Press 'Next'
      Choose 'Yes'
     Press 'Finish'
    Press 'Close'
   Close 'Device Manager'
  Close 'System Properties' with 'OK'

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4. Network configuration

 Click right mouse button on 'My Network Places' desktop icon
  Select 'Properties' with left mouse button
  Click right mouse button on 'Local Area Connection', 'Device name Diamond...'
   Select 'Properties'
    Highlight 'Internet protocol (TCP/IP)'
    Choose 'Properties'
     Enable 'Use the following IP...'
      Enter 'IP Address:', '192.168.000.001'
      Enter 'Subnet Mask:', '255.255.255.000'
      Skip 'Default Gateway:'
     Press 'OK'
     Enable 'Show icon in taskbar...'
    Press 'OK'
   Select 'Advanced' tab
    Select 'Network Identification'
     Select 'Properties'
      Set 'Workgroup' to 'HOMEFREE'
     Press 'OK'
    Press 'OK'
   Press 'OK'
  Press 'OK'
 Choose 'Yes'

 Close 'Network and Dial-up Connections' folder

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5. Resource sharing

 Click right mouse button on taskbar 'Start' button
  Select 'Explore'
   Press right mouse button on folder to share
    Select 'Sharing...'
     Enable 'Share this folder'
    Choose 'Apply'
   Press 'OK'
 Close 'Documents and Settings'

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6. First contact

  Click right mouse button on taskbar 'Start' button
   Select 'Explorer'
    Scroll down 'Folders' windows
     Select 'Network Neighborhood'
      Press refresh key 'F5' a few times to contact available clients

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7. Disclaimer

  All information provided is subject to error and knowledge.
  No liability is taken for accuracy and completness.

  The author is not affiliated with any company mentioned, nor
  is any support available from them.

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8. Copyright notices

  Windows (R) 95, 98, ME, NT3.51, NT4, 2K, 2K3, LH and XP are Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp.
 
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