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WfW 3.11 Network Configuration

Like with any other Operating-System installation, I installed WfW 3.11 WITHOUT any Network support, so when prompted for the "Network Setup", I deleted/un-selected all items, so it looks like below:

Then I configure/test it and as LAST step add Network support.

To install now a Network, select in "Windows Setup" the menu: "Options":

It displayed the "empty" Network Setup:

First, you must
select the button
Select to install
Windows Network"
Now, you can select
in "Network Setup"
the button "Sharing".

Define, whether you
like to allow other
systems to access
your disk-files
and/or to use your
Now, we configure
the Network drivers,
where we first need
to select the button:
"Add Adapter"
to select the type of
installed Network
Board (NIC).
Adapter Selection:
Either select it from
the list or try to let
Setup to Detect it.
Adapter Detection:
It found my NIC
(an NE2000).
I need to confirm/
configure the IRQ/
Interrupt to be used.
Like on Windows95,
Setup installs both
"NetBEUI" and
On a simple
PC-to-PC Network
with just Microsoft
Windows systems,
I use ONLY the
"NetBEUI", so I
delete "IPX/SPX"
We are done with
the selection.

To verify the
details of a driver,
Double-Click on it.
Properties of the
Network board.
Properties of the
NetBEUI protocol
We need to define
names for:
- Username
- Computername
Make sure, that you
have your WfW3.11
floppies or
CD-ROM ready.
Since Setup made a
modification to

On rebooting and starting up Windows:

Now, you need to Login
with a User-name (and
an optional Password)
Just checking:
The Network Setup has
added the line:
A new Program Group
"Network" has been


WfW 3.11 Sharing and Mapping

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