GUIDES/WIN98.TXT Driver File Contents (HF000X_080.ZIP)

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

Guide WIN98 for easy step-by-step network installation

 Operating system: Windows 98

 Sample hardware : HomeFree wireless LAN PCMCIA card

Contents:

 1. Status
 2. Pre-step Software installation for all
 3. Driver installation
 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. Pre-step Software installation for all

  Copy contents of Windows cd's WIN98-directory to 'C:\ARCHIVE\MS\WIN98'
  Copy contents of installation file 'HF000X.ZIP' to 'C:\ARCHIVE\DIAMOND'

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3. Driver Installation

  Message 'New Hardware Found'
   Message 'Add New Hardware Wizard'
    Choose 'Next'
     Enable 'Display a list to select...'
      Choose 'Next'
       Select 'Network adapters'
        Choose 'Next'
         Select 'Have Disk'
          Message 'Install From Disk'
           Browse to 'C:\ARCHIV\DIAMOND'
          Press 'OK'
         Press 'OK'
        Press 'OK'

  Message 'Copying Files...'
   Message 'Insert Disk'
    Press 'OK'
     Browse to 'C:\ARCHIVE\DIAMOND'
      Press 'OK'
     Press 'OK'
   Message 'Add New Hardware Wizard'
    Press 'Next'
   Message 'Copying Files'
   Message 'Add New Hardware Wizard'
    Press 'Finish'
   Message 'System Settings Change'
    Choose 'YES'

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4. Network configuration

  Press right mouse button on 'Network Neighborhood' desktop icon

   Choose 'Properties'

    Choose 'Identification'
     Set 'Computer name:' to 'LOCAL1'
     Set 'Workgroup:' to 'HOMEFREE'
     Set 'Computer Description:' to 'MYNETWORK'

    Choose 'Configuration'

     Select Network component 'TCP/IP -> Diamond Multimedia HomeFree...'
      Choose 'Properties'
       Select 'Specify an IP address'
        Set 'IP Adress:' to '192.168.000.003'
        Set 'Subnet Mask:' to '255.255.255.000'
       Press 'OK'

     Select 'File and Print Sharing...'
      Enable '...access to my files'
      Enable '...print on my printer(s)'
     Press 'OK'

     Set 'Primary Network Logon:' to 'Windows Logon'
      Press 'OK'

     Message 'Copying Files'
     Message 'System Settings Change'
      Choose 'YES'

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5. Resource sharing

  Double click left mouse button on 'My Computer' desktop icon
   Press right mouse button on drive '(C:)' icon
    Select 'Sharing...'
     Enable 'Shared As:'
      Set 'Access Type:' to 'Full'
     Press 'Apply'
    Press 'OK'
   Close 'My Computer' window

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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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