drivers ethernet & LAN

  sunnystaines 22:00 11 Oct 2009
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Are they both the same thing my motherboard web site shows both but both have the same version number .

do i install both or just one?

Realtek PCI-E Ethernet Drivers 7.003.0522.2009

Realtek LAN Drivers Ver: 7.003.0522.2009

  rdave13 22:13 11 Oct 2009

Ethernet is the standard LAN connection now I think. Install the driver twice, won't damage anything.

  sunnystaines 11:57 12 Oct 2009

thanks might play safe and do that

  Stuartli 12:45 12 Oct 2009

Install the LAN drivers first and, if it proves satisfactory, don't bother with the other example.

However, your motherboard specification or SIW (freeware: click here) should, in fact, detail if you have what I presume is something on these lines:

click here

In that case you would use the PCI-E drivers.

  sunnystaines 13:55 12 Oct 2009

thanks for that info

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