Using IomegaWare Software
How to Install without a CD-ROM Drive

Installing IomegaWare Software

Installing IomegaWare software installs the drivers and tools your computer needs to support Iomega drives, including the Zip® drive.

  1. Start your PC and wait for Windows® to finish loading.

  2. NOTE: If Windows® is already running, close all applications before proceeding.

  3. Insert the IomegaWare CD into the computer's CD-ROM drive.

  4. If the IomegaWare setup program does not start automatically, follow these steps:

    1. Open My Computer or Windows® Explorer.

    2. Double click the CD drive letter (usually D:, E:, or F:).

    3. Double click Setup.

  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to install the software.

  6. Connect your Zip Parallel Port drive

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Using IomegaWare Software

You can use IomegaWare software to format, copy, and protect your Zip® disks. For users with Windows® 95/98, IomegaWare software also includes a drive letter manager feature that makes it easy to change the drive letter assigned to your Zip® drive and other removable drives on your system.

After you install the software, you can find information on using IomegaWare software in the help files available on your system.

IomegaWare software includes complete help information in HTML format. You can access IomegaWare help by following these instructions:

  1. Right click the Zip® drive icon in My Computer or Windows® Explorer.

  2. Select Properties.

  3. Click the tab for Iomega.

  4. Click the Help button.

How to Install Without a CD-ROM Drive

If you need to install or use your Zip® drive on a computer that does not have a CD-ROM drive, you can download IomegaWare software from the Internet. You can also download Iomega software applications that are available from the Iomega web site.

  1. Contact the Iomega web site at

  2. Click Software Download to find the Iomega software for your system.

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