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July 6, 2004 9:58:09 AM

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Okay, now what do I do?
I bought the MN-700 unit and couldn't get it to work
because the wireless card in my laptop was defective (and I
didn't know it at the time). Thinking that the Wireless
Software was installed improperly, I deleted the MS
Wireless files. Then when I went to reload it, could not
find my installation CD that came with the unit.

I've tried downloading the update files from microsoft.com
but since there is nothing on my pc to update, it doesn't
work either.

Where can I find a copy of the installation CD that came
with my unit? Or is there a place on-line where I could
download it?

Help would be appreciated, folks! Thanks in advance.
Rich

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July 6, 2004 10:52:34 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

hi,
as far as ur issue concern you have to contact microsoft
broadband support for getting new cd without any cost.
If u have direct wired connection u don't require the
installation cd because automatically it will detect the
ip address. if u want to configure wireless adapter MN720
you require the cd for updating the driver or else you can
download the firmware file and extract that file in any
folder and run the setup process (file MSbndownload.exe)
http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/broadbandnetworking/1...
wnloads.aspx

>-----Original Message-----
>Okay, now what do I do?
>I bought the MN-700 unit and couldn't get it to work
>because the wireless card in my laptop was defective (and
I
>didn't know it at the time). Thinking that the Wireless
>Software was installed improperly, I deleted the MS
>Wireless files. Then when I went to reload it, could not
>find my installation CD that came with the unit.
>
>I've tried downloading the update files from microsoft.com
>but since there is nothing on my pc to update, it doesn't
>work either.
>
>Where can I find a copy of the installation CD that came
>with my unit? Or is there a place on-line where I could
>download it?
>
>Help would be appreciated, folks! Thanks in advance.
>Rich
>.
>
Anonymous
a b F Wireless
July 6, 2004 2:21:19 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.broadbandnet.hardware (More info?)

You don't really need the install cd to setup anything, everything can be
setup via the web interface.

However, if you must use the software...


Goto
http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/broadbandnetworking/1...

Select MN700
Download the msbndownload.exe file
Run the msbndownload.exe file
Accept the EULA
Save the files to "C:\MSBBN"
Once the files are extracted, cancel the setup.

Goto C:\MSBBN through Windows Explorer
Right click msbn.msi and install it.

--
Jason Tsang - Microsoft MVP

Find out about the MS MVP Program -
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/default.aspx

"Rich" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> Okay, now what do I do?
> I bought the MN-700 unit and couldn't get it to work
> because the wireless card in my laptop was defective (and I
> didn't know it at the time). Thinking that the Wireless
> Software was installed improperly, I deleted the MS
> Wireless files. Then when I went to reload it, could not
> find my installation CD that came with the unit.
>
> I've tried downloading the update files from microsoft.com
> but since there is nothing on my pc to update, it doesn't
> work either.
>
> Where can I find a copy of the installation CD that came
> with my unit? Or is there a place on-line where I could
> download it?
>
> Help would be appreciated, folks! Thanks in advance.
> Rich
!