The following is the important information of 3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX installation driver.
Installation instructions for Networks Cards Only
These instructions may not be applicable to other device networks.
Click on Download Now and a File Download box will appear.
Select Save This Program to Disk and a Save As box will appear.
Select a directory to save the driver in and click Save.
Locate the driver file using Windows Explorer when the download has completed.
Running the downloaded file will extract all the driver files and setup program into a directory on your hard drive.
The directory these driver are extracted to will have a similar name to the 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX model that was downloaded (for example c:\3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX). The setup program will also automatically begin running after extraction.
However, automatically running setup can be unchecked at the time of extracting the driver file.
Install the card 3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX in the slot and connect the cable to the network; turn on the computer and start Windows.
When Windows 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 fails to detect your adapter. There may be problem with the adapter itself or with the system BIOS.
Click Next then enable the "Specify a location" check box; specify the correct path in which 3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX Adapter driver for Windows resides.
Click Next then Windows identifies the card as "3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX"
Click Next to let Windows finishes the driver installation.
Search and consult the Readme file for additional installation drivers instructions for your 3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX.
If during installation in Windows, you will be prompted with a message warning that the driver software for 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX has not passed Windows Logo testing. Select Continue Anyway and proceed with the installation. The driver is completely tested and verified by 3Com, and safe to use.
Depending on the environment that you are using, a Windows driver provided by Microsoft may be installed automatically on your computer. However, it is recommended that you use this official driver provided by 3Com for 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX.
3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX Configuration:
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 "3Com 3Com EtherLink 10-100 PCI Nic 3C905-TX" then a properties page appears.
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