3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) Driver Download

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The EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) is a network device manufactured by 3Com. 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 update - "3c905.zip" - has an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on 45 reviews, and has been downloaded 7,021 times. Our users report success installing this driver update on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 662.1 KB.

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Supported Models

3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI For Complete PC Management NIC (3C905C-TX)

3Com 3C918 Integrated Fast Ethernet Controller (3C905B-TX Compatible)

3Com 3C920 Integrated Fast Ethernet Controller (3C905C-TX Compatible)

3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI Combo NIC (3C905B-COMBO)

3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI NIC (3C905-TX)

3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI T4 NIC (3C905-T4)

3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX)



Supported Operating Systems

Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows NT3.51, Windows ME, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows 3.1

File Name

Versions (2000-08-01) via .inf
5.2.0.X (2000-01-01) via .inf

Uploaded By

DriverGuide (DG Staff Member) on 9-Sep-2003

Ratings & Reviews

See all 3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) ratings and reviews

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
EL90XBC3.SY_ 37.1 KB 1 Aug 2000
NWSERVER/3C90X.LAN 34.5 KB 4 Jan 1999
NWSERVER/NBI.NLM 31.5 KB 17 Sep 1998
NWSERVER/NW3.X/NBI31X.NLM 45.6 KB 20 Oct 1998
NWSERVER/NW3.X/3C90X.LAN 34.5 KB 4 Jan 1999
NWSERVER/NW3.X/MSM31X.NLM 86.5 KB 1 Mar 1999
NWSERVER/NW3.X/3C90X.LDI 7.2 KB 28 Aug 1999
NWSERVER/NW3.X/3C90XC.LDI 7.3 KB 3 Sep 1999
NWSERVER/NW3.X/3C90XC.LAN 50.5 KB 28 Jun 2000
NWSERVER/3C90X.LDI 7.2 KB 28 Aug 1999
NWSERVER/3C90XC.LDI 7.3 KB 3 Sep 1999
NWSERVER/MSM.NLM 94.6 KB 1 Mar 1999
NWSERVER/3C90XC.LAN 50.5 KB 28 Jun 2000
EL90XND5.SY_ 45.2 KB 5 Jan 2000
EL90XBC4.SY_ 37.5 KB 1 Aug 2000
W9X90XBC.INF 28.2 KB 1 Aug 2000
README.TXT 29.1 KB 13 Jun 2000
EL90XBC5.SY_ 40.6 KB 1 Aug 2000
NICPROP.EX_ 81.0 KB 17 Dec 1999
PREINSTL.EXE 23.6 KB 26 Feb 1999
EL90XND4.SY_ 37.2 KB 5 Jan 2000
NETDI90X.DL_ 6.8 KB 6 Jan 2000
W9XEL90X.CAT 26 bytes 29 Apr 1999
EL90XND3.SY_ 37.9 KB 5 Jan 2000
W9XEL90X.INF 17.7 KB 12 Jan 2000
PARTNO 165 bytes 25 Jul 2000
EL90X.DO_ 18.4 KB 7 Apr 1999
! 1.1 KB 22 Aug 1994
OEMSETUP.INF 72.1 KB 13 Jan 2000
W9X90XBC.CAT 10.7 KB 7 Aug 2000
WFW311/EL90X.38_ 34.5 KB 8 Feb 1999
WFW311/EL90X.DO_ 18.4 KB 7 Apr 1999
WFW311/3C90X.CO_ 31.8 KB 14 Feb 1999
WFW311/OEMSETUP.INF 721 bytes 17 May 1999
LICENSE.TXT 7.5 KB 13 Jan 1999

How to Update 3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the 3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) 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 3Com EtherLink 10/100 PCI TX NIC (3C905B-TX) 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 3Com 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 3Com website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 11, Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

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.

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