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  • Page 1 Page 1 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter Installation and Planning Guide...
  • Page 2 IBM Corporation PO Box 12195 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK NC 27709-9990 When you send information to IBM, you grant IBM a nonexclusive right to use or distribute the information in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Card and Socket Services Software ........31 Which Driver to Use ............32 Installing under NT 4.0 ............33 Installation under NT 4.0 Using Card and Socket Services 33 Installation under NT 4.0 without Card and Socket Services ................34 © IBM Corporation, 1998...
  • Page 4 Avis de conformité aux normes d’Industrie Canada ..54 European Norm (EN) Statement ........54 Japanese Voluntary Control Council for Interference (VCCI) Statement ................55 Trademarks ................ 55 Production Status .............. 56 The IBM Warranty for Machines ........56 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 5 fcp1mst.book Page v Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Warranty Service ............... 57 Extent of Warranty ............. 58 Limitation of Liability ............59 Contents...
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  • Page 7: Protection And Security

    Copy, or a copy made from it must also include the words: Licensed Material - Property of IBM IBM retains title to this copy and to any copy made from it. You may not transfer possession of this copy to any third party.
  • Page 8: Safety Information

    Perigo: Antes de começar a instaler deste produto, leia as informações de segurança contidas em Cuidado: Informações Sobre Segurança–Leia Primeiro , SD21-0030. Esse folheto descreve procedimentos de segurança para a instalação de cabos e conexões em equipamentos elétricos. viii 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 9 fcp1mst.book Page ix Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Fare! Før du installerer dette produkt, skal du læse sik- kerhedsforskrifterne i NB: Sikkerhedsforskrifter – Læs dette først, SD21-0030. Vejledningen beskriver den fremgangsmåde, du skal bruge ved tilslutning af kabler og udstyr. Gevarr: Voordat u begint met het installeren van dit produkt, dient u eerst de veiligheidsrichtlijnen te lezen die zijn ver- meld in de publikatie Caution: Safety Information - Read This first ,...
  • Page 10 Vorsicht: Bevor mit der Installation des Produktes begonnen wird, die Sicherheitshinweise in Achtung: Sicher- heitsinformationen–Bitte zuerst lesen . IBM Form SD21-0030. Diese Veröffentilchung beschreibt die Sicherheitsvorkehrungen für das Verkabien und Anschließen elektrischer Geräte. Vigyázat: Mielôtt megkezdi a berendezés üzembe hely- ezését, olvassa el a Caution: Safety Information–Read This First ,...
  • Page 11 fcp1mst.book Page xi Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Fare: Før du begynner å installere dette produktet, må du lese sikkerhetsinformasjonen i Advarsel: Sikkerhetsinformasjon – Les dette forst , SD21-0030 som beskriver sikkerhetsrutinene for kabling og tilkobling av elektrisk utstyr. Safety Information...
  • Page 12 Page xii Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Perigo: Antes de iniciar a instalação deste produto, leia as informações de segurança Cuidado: Informações de Seg- urança–Leia Primeiro , SD21-0030. Este documento descreve como efectuar, de um modo seguro, as ligações eléctricas dos equipamentos. 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 13 fcp1mst.book Page xiii Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Peligro: Antes de empezar a instalar este producto, lea la información de seguridad en Atención: Información de Segu- ridad–Lea Esto Primero, SD21-0030. Este documento describe los procedimientos de seguridad para cablear y enchufar equipos eléctricos.
  • Page 14 Page xiv Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 15: About This Manual

    Page xv Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM About This Manual This manual contains instructions for installing and configuring the IBM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter under Microsoft Win- dows 95, Windows 98, and Windows NT and general diagnostics and troubleshooting information.
  • Page 16: Additional Information

    Page xvi Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Additional Information For information on IBM OS/2, 32-bit ODI drivers, and Windows 3.x, and supplementary information on Windows 95, see the Win- dows Help file HELPDOCS.HLP and README.TXT on the IBM CD-ROM.
  • Page 17: Chapter 1. Hardware Installation

    Page 1 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Chapter 1. Hardware Installation Follow the instructions in this chapter to install the IBM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter hardware and network cabling. Then proceed to the software installation chapter for your operating system environment, as follows: •...
  • Page 18: Before Installing Hardware

    Page 2 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 3. In the Run window, enter path\helpdocs.hlp , where path\ is the drive containing the IBM CD-ROM. 4. Click OK to view the help file. • From OS/2: 1. Click OS/2 System icon.
  • Page 19: Verify Other Required Equipment

    fcp1mst.book Page 3 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Verify Other Required Equipment To install the EtherJet CardBus Adapter, you need the following equipment: 1. A portable PC with a CardBus PC Card slot. 2. A local area network supporting 10- or 100-Mbps Ethernet, as required, and a network operating system supported by the EtherJet CardBus Adapter.
  • Page 20: Installing The Hardware

    Inserting the EtherJet CardBus Adapter 1. Grasp the EtherJet CardBus Adapter by the edges with the IBM label facing upward and the wide PC Card connector next to the insert slot. 2. Insert the card into a CardBus slot and push it in until it is firmly seated.
  • Page 21: Connecting The Lan Adapter Cable To The Card

    Connecting the LAN Adapter Cable to the Card Attach the 16-pin connector at the end of the IBM adapter cable to the mating connector on the end of the EtherJet CardBus Adapter. Press the cable connector gently into the connector on the card until it is firmly in place.
  • Page 22: Connecting The Network Cable To The Lan Adapter Cable

    The Ether- Jet CardBus Adapter automatically senses when the LAN cable is detached and reattached, and it goes in or out of a lower power mode accordingly. This maximizes battery life. 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 23: Chapter 2. Windows 95 And Windows 98 Installation

    • A 32-bit ODI driver (IBMC.LAN) with promiscuous support To install the NDIS3 driver IBMC.SYS, use the procedures described in this chapter. For NDIS4 instructions, see the README.TXT file on the IBM CD-ROM. If your environment requires use of the 32-bit ODI client driver under Windows 95 (as indicated by your network administrator), see the Windows Help file HELPDOCS.HLP on the IBM...
  • Page 24: Installing Under Windows 95 And Windows 98

    8. Insert the IBM CD-ROM. 9. Select path\ in the input box, where path\ is the drive contain- ing the IBM CD-ROM and click OK. 10. Select IBM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter Manual Load and click OK. 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 25: Windows 95 And Windows 98 Troubleshooting

    Page 3 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 11. In the Network window, click OK. The IBM dialog box displays various settings. An asterisk (*) in any field indicates that the current setting is incorrect. Use the Up or Down arrow to adjust the setting until the asterisk disappears.
  • Page 26 If these drivers are of mixed types, the computer might stall or the network might not work. The following commands can be used to rename the AUTOEXEC.BAT and CONFIG.SYS: REN C:\AUTOEXEC.BAT C:\AUTOEXEC.X0X REN C:\CONFIG.SYS C:\CONFIG.X0X 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 27 15. Select Network adapters and click Next. Under Manufactur- ers, select IBM and click the Have Disk button. 16. Insert the IBM CD-ROM and select path\ in the Input box, where path\ is the drive containing the IBM CD-ROM. Click 17.
  • Page 28: Windows 95 Driver Parameters Reference

    Page 6 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM For instructions on installation of the 32-bit ODI driver, see the Windows Help file HELPDOCS.HLP on the IBM CD-ROM. Windows 95 Driver Parameters Reference IBMC.SYS (NDIS3) and IBMCN4.SYS (NDIS4) Driver Settings IBMC.SYS is an NDIS3 driver.
  • Page 29 fcp1mst.book Page 7 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Parameter Default Valid Values Reg. Value CableDetect For network administrators only: The network node address can be modified by specifying a value for Network Address such as 0080C7112233. If the user does not specify a Network Address, then the IBMC.SYS driver uses the network node address contained in the EtherJet CardBus Adapter Information Structure.
  • Page 30 Page 8 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 31: Chapter 3. Windows Nt Installation

    When the EtherJet CardBus Adapter is installed, the other PC Card slot is available for use by another PC Card. Drivers Available The following drivers for Windows NT are on the IBM CD-ROM: • IBMC.SYS - NDIS3 driver • IBMCNT.SYS - Card and Socket Services driver •...
  • Page 32: Which Driver To Use

    Services, and for use under NT 4.0 with SystemSoft CardWizard for NT 4.0 IBMCNT.SYS For use under NT 4.0 with Phoenix CardExecutive and Softex PC Card Controller for NT. IBMCN4.SYS See the README.TXT file on the IBM CD-ROM. 3-2 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 33: Installing Under Nt 4.0

    EtherJet CardBus Adapter, install that driver. To verify that you have the latest Windows 95, 98, and NT Network Drivers, visit the IBM web site. Otherwise, follow the guidelines below: • SystemSoft CardWizard Card Services software will display a CardWizard icon on the task bar when you insert the adapter.
  • Page 34: Installation Under Nt 4.0 Without Card And Socket Services

    3. Click the Adapters tab. The Network Adapters window opens. 4. Click Add. The Select Network Adapter window opens. 5. Click Have Disk and insert and type path to the IBM CD-ROM. 6. Click OK. The Select OEM Option window opens.
  • Page 35: Removing The Cardbus Adapter From Nt 3.51

    Page 5 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 4. Click Add Adapter. The Add Network Adapters window opens. 5. Scroll to select Other (requires IBM CD-ROM from manufacturer). 6. Click Continue. The Insert Disk windows opens. 7. Insert the IBM CD-ROM.
  • Page 36 1. Using the Run command, type regedit and press Return. 2. Select HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, System, CurrentControlSet, Services, IBMC. 3. Click on the Edit menu, select New, press String Value. 4. Rename the new value Network Address (no spaces, case sensitive) and press Enter. 3-6 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 37 fcp1mst.book Page 7 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 5. Then double click NetworkAddress and enter the 12 digit address (no spaces) in the "Value Data" box and click OK. Running H/F 2...
  • Page 38 Page 8 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 3-8 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 39: Chapter 4. Diagnostics And Troubleshooting

    Consult your computer and network documentation as needed. For the latest technical notes on the EtherJet CardBus Adapter, see the README.TXT file on the IBM CD-ROM. See Appendix A for IBM support services access information. LED Indicators The LED indicators on the EtherJet CardBus Adapter media...
  • Page 40: Diagnostic Self Test

    Page 2 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Figure 4-1. LAN Adapter Cable (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T) Diagnostic Self Test IBM provides both a DOS-based and Windows based self-test diagnostics program. The programs test several EtherJet Card- Bus Adapter functions. It also reports test results, the serial num- ber of the unit, and the node address.
  • Page 41: Main Screen

    Diagnostic Program (EJETDIAG.EXE) 1. Make sure the EtherJet CardBus Adapter is installed and has been configured to work in your version of Windows. 2. Insert the IBM CD-ROM. 3. Select File, Run, path\EJETDIAG.EXE, where path\ is the drive containing the IBM CD-ROM.
  • Page 42: Troubleshooting Checklist

    • If you have more than one PC Card device in your computer, remove the non-IBM PC Card devices. • Test the IBM adapter without loading Card and Socket Ser- vices to prevent conflicts between the IBM adapter and Card and Socket Services.
  • Page 43: Keyword Reference (All Drivers)

    See the informa- tion on each operating system for keywords specific to that environment. For Windows 3.x, IBM OS/2, and 32-bit ODI, see the file HELPDOCS.HLP on the IBM CD-ROM. CableDetect turns the cable detect feature on or off. When on, cable detect puts the adapter in a low power mode when it senses there is no LAN cable attached.
  • Page 44 Valid parameters are AutoDetect, Half Duplex, and Full-Duplex. Selecting full- duplex enables the EtherJet CardBus Adapter to send and receive data simultaneously when connected to a full-duplex hub. Default is keyword is AutoDetect. 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 45 ENABLED. MEM, MEMORY specifies the host PC memory location for the IBM adapter in hexadecimal notation, when MODE MEMORY (memory-mapped I/O) is being used (see MODE). The memory block occupies 4 KB of host memory.
  • Page 46 PC Card slot into which the IBM CardBus adapter is inserted. If a socket number is specified, only the specified socket is checked for the IBM adapter. If no socket is specified, all sock- ets are searched until the IBM adapter is found.
  • Page 47: Appendix A. Product Support Services

    Page 1 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM Appendix A. Product Support Services Help Files The HELPDOCS.HLP file, contained on the IBM CD-ROM, pro- vides detailed information about the EtherJet CardBus Adapter. Topics include: • Windows 95, 98, and NT •...
  • Page 48 Page 2 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 49: Appendix B. Specifications

    3.3 V dc, 50 mA idle, 105 mA active, 80 mA typi- 100BASE-TX 3.3 V dc, 125 mA idle, 135mA active, 130mA typ- ical Power Management: Supports ACPI, CardBus Power Management Specification, Magic Packet, and Wake on LAN © IBM Corporation, 1998...
  • Page 50 Temperature Range: Operating: 32°F to 131°F (0°C to 55°C) -4°F to 149°F (-20°C to 65°C) Storage: 95% max. noncondensing Humidity: LEDs: Link integrity, transmission activity Certification: FCC Part 15, Class B CE Mark (EN55022, Class B, EN50082) 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 51: Appendix C. Notices

    Appendix C. Notices References in this publication to IBM products, programs, or ser- vices do not imply that IBM intends to make these available in all countries in which IBM operates. Any reference to an IBM prod- uct, program, or service in this publication is not intended to state or imply that only IBM’s product, program, or service may be...
  • Page 52: Safety Notices

    Safety Notices Telecommunications Safety Requirements in the United Kingdom This IBM product is made to high safety standards. It complies inherently with telecommunications safety standard BS 6301. It is not designed to provide protection from excessive voltages appearing externally at its interfaces. Therefore, when this prod-...
  • Page 53 Properly shielded and grounded cables and connectors must be used in order to meet FCC emission limits. Proper cables and connectors are available from IBM authorized dealers. IBM is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment.
  • Page 54: Industry Canada Class B Emission Compliance Statement

    EU Council Directive 89/336/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibil- ity. IBM cannot accept responsibility for an failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a non-recommended mod- ification of the product, including the fitting of non-IBM option cards.
  • Page 55: Japanese Voluntary Control Council For Interference (Vcci) Statement

    TV receiver, it may become the cause of radio interfer- ence. Read the instructions for correct handling. Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of the IBM Corporation in the United States or other countries or both: Etherjet OS/2...
  • Page 56: Production Status

    The warranties provided by IBM in this Statement of Limited War- ranty apply only to Machines you originally purchase for your use, and not for resale, from IBM or your reseller. The term "Machine" means an IBM machine, its features, conversions, upgrades, ele- ments, or accessories, or any combination of them.
  • Page 57 IBM or your reseller will repair it or replace it with one that is at least functionally equivalent, without charge. The replace- ment may not be new, but will be in good working order. If IBM or your reseller is unable to repair or replace the Machine, you may return it to your place of purchase and your money will be refunded.
  • Page 58: Extent Of Warranty

    IBM or your reseller of changes in a Machine's location. IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine while it is 1) in IBM's possession or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges. Extent of Warranty IBM does not warrant uninterrupted or error-free operation of a Machine.
  • Page 59: Limitation Of Liability

    Circumstances may arise where, because of a default on IBM's part or other liability you are entitled to recover damages from IBM. In each such instance, regardless of the basis on which you are entitled to claim damages from IBM (including fundamental...
  • Page 60 Page 10 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM C-10 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 61 Installation 17 CACHE 43 Hardware Installation 17 Card and Socket Services Software 31 CardBus Compliance 19 CardExecutive for NT 31 IBM Installation Disk 17 CardWare for NT 32 installation 17 CardWizard for NT 32 Installing Customer support 47 Hardware 20...
  • Page 62 Installation 31 Network Address 36 Safety 52 Self Test 40 Slots, PC Card 19 Sources of Information 39 Specifications Ethernet 49 General 49 Support services 47 Telecommunications Safety 52 Trademarks 55 Troubleshooting Checklist 42 Introduction 39 10/100 EtherJet CardBus Adapter...
  • Page 63: Tell Us What You Think

    If you are in the U.S.A., you can mail this form postage free or fax it to us at 1-800-253-3520. Elsewhere, your local IBM branch office or representative will forward your comments or you may mail them directly to us.
  • Page 64 fcp1mst.book Page 4 Wednesday, June 2, 1999 4:02 PM NO POSTAGE NECESSARY IF MAILED IN THE UNITED STATES BUSINESS REPLY MAIL FIRST-CLASS MAILPERMIT NO. 40 ARMONK, NEW YORK POSTAGE WILL BE PAID BY ADDRESSEE Design & Information Development Dept. CGF/Bldg. 656 International Business Machines Corporation PO BOX 12195 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK NC 27709-9990...