Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - "Will a win95 computer talk to an XP computer over a LAN?" = by R. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Long ago and far away, I installed a 3COM ISA NIC into a Win98se Compaq desktop computer. have a peek here
Helmig on the internet site to get this far. Select NETWORK INSTALLATION STARTUP DISK Specify the path to your Network Client Installation Files Click OK Under Network Client, select, "Network Client v3.0 for MS-DOS and Windows" Under Network Adapter Card You must also copy the driver file EL59X.DOS (for the 3c59x EtherLink III PCI family) or EL90X.DOS (for the 3c90x EtherLink XL PCI family) to the a:\NET subdirectory on your startup This site hosts no abandonware. http://www.vogons.org/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=37820
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A Network Installation startup disk contains basic MS-DOS and Network Client software, just enough to start a client computer and then copy the full Network Client software over the network from This is usually faster than installing manually. There are 2 kinds of Network Client installation disks on the NT 4.0: An installation disk set contains all of the Network Client software. Upload Driver or firmware or documentation Membership Free Premium Plus Premium Pro Multiple User Licenses Site Beginner's Guide F.A.Q.
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. by R. Sometimes, I think when the machine is cold after a night of AC, it works for a while.The ping utility from the XP Home now shows back and forth activity.However, the For Network Client 3.0, this is just one disk.
SYSTEM.INI Changes: Look for the following line under the [network drivers] section: netcard=elnk3.dos YOU MUST CHANGE netcard=elnk3.dos TO LOOK LIKE: netcard=el59x.dos (for the 3c59x EtherLink III PCI family) or netcard=el90x.dos (for https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/3com-etherlink-iii-isa-3c509-3c509b-in-isa-mode-259671/ All rights reserved. But I know this card will work on a win95 computer. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - REAL PROGRESS !!!
This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA. I guess at this stage it doesn't matter that the Network user is logged on and the Neigborhood Network displays the computer name and shared file. Short URL: Report a problem You might also like + Realtek RTL8168/8111 Family PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet + Network Card By: Realtek Price: Free Version: 7.069 Downloads: 133,994 Mar 21, 2013 4.2
Proffitt Forum moderator / August 15, 2007 3:08 PM PDT In reply to: Update 95B to 98SE Since DVD-RW drives are 29.99 here that's what I use. Update Drivers Specific To YOUR PC's Make and Model. This leads me to ask ?How is one to tell the ISA NIC is not working?? Helmig instuctions, the connect from the XP to the 98SE worked, and I copied a file from the 98SE to the XP and from XP to 98SE.
Proffitt Forum moderator / August 8, 2007 9:31 PM PDT In reply to: More 3C509/3C509b The old ISA IRQ issues. They work just fine and see no need to settle for CDRW drives.Hope this helps,Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Progress ?? Our mission is to be the preferred customer-driven provider of innovative networking + SiS191 Ethernet Controller + Network Card By: SiS Price: Free Version: 2.07 Downloads: 26,969 Aug 10, 2010 3.8 http://need2learn.net/3com-etherlink/3com-etherlink-iii-pci-driver-xp.html The WINIPCFG displays the fixed address of the TCP/IP.It's almost like I know what I'm doing but that's not true!
Two years ago I built a retro Win98se computer and tried to install ISA 3COM NIC. You install manually using only this disk. Hum, does this mean that because the original poster(janal95) did not indicate a problem with IRQs that the ISA NIC install has failed or the card itself is defective?The reasons I Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: 3Com EtherLink III ISA (3C509/3C509b) in ISA mode This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our
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You didn't write one word if you were looking into setting the IRQ for your card or if you remembered the bad old days.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse All rights reserved.