This package installs an updated version of the device driver and application suite for the Intel 10/100 or Gigabit Ethernet that comes preinstalled in your computer. This update requires approximately 160MB of space on your hard drive.
This update package is intended for systems that come preinstalled with Intel 10/100 or Gigabit Ethernet. This package can be extracted only under a Windows 32-bit operating system such as Microsoft Windows 95, 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, or XP.
Print this file so that you can refer to it during the installation.
This package contains the base PRO/100 and PRO/1000 Ethernet drivers as well as applications and utilities such as Intel PROSet, Makedisk, Diagnostics, etc. A package without these applications and utilities is available for download.
Click the file link to download the file from the Web page.
When prompted, select a drive and directory in which to save the downloaded file.
Extracting the update
Click Start, select Find or Search, then click Files and folders.
Type q37z45us.exe in the search field, then click Find Now. This will locate the q37z45us.exe file you just downloaded.
Double-click the q37z45us.exe icon.
Click Next. Read the license agreement.
Click I accept the terms in the license agreement.
Ensure that "Save files in folder" is set to C:\IBMTOOLS\DRIVERS\Q37Z45US.
Click Finish to extract the necessary files to your hard drive.
Installing the update
Once the drivers have been extracted, detailed installation notes are available by opening the index.htm file in the C:\IBMTOOLS\Drivers\Q37Z45US\PRO100\DOCS\DESKTOP or C:\IBMTOOLS\Drivers\Q37Z45US\PRO1000\DOCS\DESKTOP directories.