README.TXT Driver File Contents (sl119.zip)

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            SiS PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter Installation
                     for Windows XP Driver
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driver file:  .\sisnicxp.sys
INF file:     .\netoem.inf

Install The Driver
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1.  Install the card in the PCI slot and connect the cable to the network;
    turn on the computer and start Windows XP.

2.  When Windows XP starts, a "Found New Hardware Wizard" dialog box appears
    identifying the card as a "Ethernet Controller";
    Select "Search for a suitable driver for your device [Recommended]".

    NOTE, if the "Found New Hardware Wizard" dialog box does not appear,
    Windows XP fails to detect your adapter. There may be problem with the
    adapter itself or with the system BIOS.

3.  Click Next then enable the "Specify a location" check box; specify the
    correct path in which SiS 900 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter driver for
    Windows XP resides.

4.  Click Next then Windows ME identifies the card as
    "SiS 900 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter"

5.  Click Next to let Windows XP finishes the driver installation.

Adapter Configuration
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1. Double click "My Computer".
2. Double click "Control Panel".
3. Double click "System" icon.
4. Click "Hardware" tab then click "Device Manager..."
5. Open "Network Adapters" icon.
6. Double click
   "SiS 900 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter"
   then a properties page appears.
5. Click "Advanced" tab.
6. Here, you can set the following properties:

   <1>. EthernetMediaType

             100BaseTX
             100BaseTX Full_Duplex
             10BaseT Full_Duplex
             10BaseT
             AUTO_CONFIG   ;Default value if not set

   <2>. NetworkAddress

             Override the adapter's Ethernet address. Legal values are
             xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx, where xx is a hexadecimal byte value.
             Unless necessary, do NOT modify this field and let the
             system use the default Ethernet address contained in the
             serial ROM on the adapter.

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