Acer TravelMate 290 Driver Download

Acer Drivers

The TravelMate 290 is a network device manufactured by Acer. Issues like weak Wi-Fi signal, slow DNS lookup, duplicate IP addresses, slow network and excessive CPU usage can be solved by updating this driver. This version of "290lan.exe" is rated (5 out of 5 stars) based on 335 downloads and 16 reviews. Visitors have successfully installed this driver on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 2.0 MB.

16 Ratings

Supported Models

TravelMate 290

(MOBILE ASSIST)Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC

Realtek RTL8139 C+ Fast Ethernet NIC

Realtek RTL8139/810X Family Fast Ethernet NIC




Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP

File Name


5.505.1004.20025.505.1004.2002 (2003-06-11) via .inf

Additional Notes

This file is included on the TravelMate System CD that shipped with the system. This self-extracting file will install the LAN drivers for Windows XP on the TravelMate 290 series. Double-click on the file to install. v5.505.1004.2002

Uploaded By

Andrews (DG Staff Member) on 17-Aug-2004

How to Update TravelMate 290 Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the TravelMate 290 driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter Acer TravelMate 290 into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Acer Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the Acer website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

After you get your new driver, you need to put it on your computer. On Windows, there's a tool called Device Manager that helps with this. It shows you all the parts of your computer and the drivers they use. To finish setting up the new driver, you'll probably need to turn your computer off and on again.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
layout.bin 417 bytes 22 Jun 2003
Setup.ini 592 bytes 22 Jun 2003
Setup.exe 166.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
ikernel.ex_ 344.9 KB 22 Jun 2003
SETUP.TXT 2.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
WinXP/ 97.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
WinXP/R8139n51.sys 47.0 KB 22 Jun 2003
WinXP/Netrtxpo.INF 80.4 KB 22 Jun 2003
Version.txt 72 bytes 23 Jun 2003 1.5 MB 22 Jun 2003 35.3 KB 22 Jun 2003
Win2000/Netrt2ko.INF 82.0 KB 22 Jun 2003
Win2000/R8139n5.sys 49.4 KB 22 Jun 2003
Win2000/ 97.5 KB 22 Jun 2003
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