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missing drivers

by cornontyne / March 15, 2005 5:45 PM PST

i have just been given a GenuineIntel Family 6 Model 8 997 pentium 3, win 98,255 mb ram. 9.5gb.
however there is no driver cd and i am missing the following drivers:
pci communication device
c-media AC97 audio device
Intel(R) pro/100 VM network connection

can anyone help? thanks

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Cornon, Have You Checked?..
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / March 16, 2005 6:03 AM PST
In reply to: missing drivers

...the various manufacturer's websites? To determine the required devices and their drivers, on Windows 98, RIGHT click on "My Computer", choose "Properties", then click on the "Device Manager" tab. Click on the + signs next to each device type and you'll see the specific device listed. Highlight the device, then click on the "Properties" button at the bottom. When the Device Properites" window loads, click on the "Driver" tab, then write down the "Manufacturer/Providers" name, the driver date and the driver version. Now visit the "Manufacturer/Providers" site and download and install the driver.

You should be able to find information about the last two at the C-Media and the Intel sites.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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Driver site for you
by wombat792 / March 17, 2005 10:11 PM PST

If you get the information from Mr. Thomas' previous post, it may be easier to go to Driverguide.com to get your drivers. They tend to deal with a lot more of the older type drivers like Win98.

You have to register and they will send you an email with
a user name and password.

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Or you can use the name and such as follows
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 17, 2005 10:35 PM PST
In reply to: Driver site for you

use...

drivers
all

For the name and password.

Bob

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