Maxtor 3000LS Download Drivers

Available 1 files for 3000LS
Company
Maxtor
Categories
HD Controller & Removable drive
Model
Maxtor 3000LS
Description
Drivers
Operating Systems
Windows 98-98Se
Version Driver
1.0
Size Driver
381Kb
File Name
ps3000ls_98se_drivers.exe
Info
Additional drivers are required to use the Maxtor Personal Storage 3000LS with Windows 98SE. Click on the link for "Download Windows 98SE Drivers".
Please follow these steps for proper Installation:

Download and extract ps3000ls_98se_drivers.exe to the computer to which you connect the 3000LS to. Maxtor suggests that you extract the file to the C:\> drive.
Install your hardware as instructed. When you connect the drive to your computer with the USB Cable, the Windows Add New Hardware Wizard will appear. Click Next on this first screen.
On the second screen, select the option to Search for the best driver and click Next.
On the third screen, select the option to find the directory containing the 98SE Drivers (e.g., C:\3000LS_98SE_Drivers) for a driver and click Next.
The Hardware Wizard should find a driver directory called TPPFX.INF. Click Next to install this driver.
After a moMent, the Hardware Wizard should tell you Windows has finished installing the software. Click Finish.
A couple of information screens will appear briefly. Your drive is now ready to use.

Step-By-Step Procedures
WARNING: Drivers found in the 3000le_style_b.exe file are only for use on computer systems using Microsoft Windows 98SE (Second Edition). They are NOT to be loaded on any other operating system.
Software Drivers found in the 3000le_style_b.exe are SOLELY Meant to be loaded on the following Style B 3000LE Models:
VR120XXXXXXXX
WF040XXXXXXXX
NOTE: The Model Number is located on the bottom of the 3000LE. The "X" characters identified in the aforeMentioned model numbers will be replaced by alphanuMeric characters on your 3000LE unit. The saMe drivers found in the 3000le_style_b.exe are included on the Drivers CD that coMes shipped with the 3000LE products.
If unsure of the Model Number, you can identify the affected models by where the power connector is located (see image below).

WARNING: The driver(s) and procedure(s) in this docuMent are NOT to be used with the following Style A units:
USB2120XXXXXX
USB2040XXXXXX
The "X" characters identified in the aforeMentioned model numbers will be replaced by alphanuMeric characters on your 3000LE unit. Maxtor requires that you download for these 3000LE products.

Installation Instructions
NOTE: Complete Installation Instructions with Windows98 Second Edition screen shots can be
1. Download 3000le_style_b.exe fRom this web site.

2. Extract 3000le_style_b.exe to you computer that the 3000LE drive is connected to. Upon extraction, the 3000LE_Style_B directory will be created on your system. Suggestion: extract the 3000le_style_b.exe to the C: drive of the computer that you will connect the 3000LE External Storage Drive to (e.g. C:\3000LE_Style_B).

3. Shut down your computer and connect the Personal Storage 3000LE to an available USB interface on your computer. Once connected, apply power to the system.

4. After Windows 98SE starts, the Add New Hardware Wizard box will appear. Click the Next > button to continue.

5. On the next page, select "Search for the best driver for your device..." and click the Next > button to continue.

6. On the next page, check the "Specify a location:" checkbox and click on the Browse... button.

7. In the Browse for Folder Window, locate the 3000LE_Style_B directory (e.g., the suggested C:\3000LE_Style_B) and click the OK button.

8. Click on the Next > button to accept the selection of the driver MXOFX.INF. NOTE: The path identified in the image will vary depending on the location of the MXOFX.INF file. At this point the 3000LE software driver will load on your Windows 98SE computer.

To complete the Installation, click on the Finish button and restart your Windows 98SE computer.


Step-By-Step Procedures
WARNING: Drivers found in the 3000le.exe file are only for use on computer systems using Microsoft Windows 98SE (Second Edition). They are NOT to be loaded on any other operating system.
Software Drivers found in the 3000le.exe are SOLELY Meant to be loaded on the following 3000LE Style A Models:
USB2120XXXXXX
USB2040XXXXXX
NOTE: The Model Number is located on the bottom of the 3000LE. The "X" characters identified in the aforeMentioned model numbers will be replaced by alphanuMeric characters on your 3000LE unit. The saMe drivers found in the 3000LE_Drivers_Win98SE.exe are included on the Drivers CD that coMes shipped with the 3000LE products.
If unsure of the Model Number, you can identify the affected models by where the power connector is located (see image below).

WARNING: The driver(s) and procedure(s) in this docuMent are NOT to be used with the following Style B units:
VR120XXXXXXXX
WF040XXXXXXXX
The "X" characters identified in the aforeMentioned model numbers will be replaced by alphanuMeric characters on your 3000LE unit. Maxtor requires that you download for these 3000LE products.

Installation Instructions
NOTE: Complete Installation Instructions with Windows98 Second Edition screen shots can be
1. Download 3000le.exe fRom this web site. Suggestion: download 3000le.exe to the C: drive of the computer that you will connect the Personal Storage 3000LE External Hard Drive to (e.g. C:\3000LE.EXE).

2. Click "Start" | "Run" and browse to the location of the 3000le.exe file.

3. Double-click on the 3000le.exe file, click the "Open" button and click on the "OK" button. This will launch the 3000le.exe Installation program.

4. Follow all on-screen pRompts and restart your computer.

5. Connect your Personal Storage 3000LE to your system's USB port and apply power to the computer.
During Startup, Windows will detect a new Mass Storage Device and install/initialize all other components needed for the use of the Personal Storage 3000LE. No user intervention is required during this process. Your Personal Storage 3000LE is now ready for use.
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