Compaq Portable - Software


Staff member
May 19, 2019
Washington, D.C. Area
Do you know about the options you can get for the card and what should be selected?
There are a fair number of DIP switch settings as I recall. I know in my case that the XT-CF conflicted with the address of my ethernet card, and I ended up changing the ethernet card address. And from there I didn't change any settings on the XT-CF card.

I think these are all about the same, you can choose address, whether or not to enable/disable the EEPROM (rumor has it that you could put the EEPROM on an ethernet card and boot that way), etc. Here is one card with settings: