Subject: NETFINITY 5000: ISDN ADAPTERS ONLY WORK IN SLOT-5
Updated Netfinity server RETAIN Tip:
Record number: H09570
Hit count: UHC00001
Success count: USC0000
Publication code: PC50
Date created: O99/05/18
Date last altered: A99/06/30
Owning B.U.: USA
Abstract: NETFINITY 5000: ISDN ADAPTERS ONLY WORK IN SLOT-5
ISDN adapter only works in Slot-5. (Non shared ISA/PCI slot.)
PROBLEM ISOLATION AIDS:
click on "Wide-Area Networking"
Apply Netfinity 5000 Flash BIOS Update Diskette version 1.06, or later, (00n8678.EXE).
BIOS image file (00n8678.exe) is available from the following URL:
search on "Netfinity 5000 BIOS"
The corresponding text file (00n8678.txt) is viewable on-line and may be printed.
To creating a BIOS update diskette; the downloaded file (00n8678.exe) is a self-extracting executable file that will prompt for a diskette.
Follow instructions on the display to create the diskette.
Verify that the card is installed in the correct slot.
If the card is not installed in slot 5, remove the adapter software and the adapter.
Then re-install the adapter in slot-5, and re-install the software.
Note: See your users guide for detailed information about adapter hardware and software installation and configuration.
Update the BIOS on the Netfinity 5000 (8659) to Level-7 v1.04 or higher.
The IBM ISDN 2PRI/24/12IV.90 Modems adapter or the IBM 4P BRI ST/U Modems adapter should be installed only in slot-5 in a Netfinity 5000 (8659) if the BIOS is below Level-7 v1.04.
Please see the LEGAL - Trademark notice.
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