|If the network adapter shows it is working properly in Device manager then you don't need any more drivers for the LAN. If you can connect with another OS on the same computer then the modem must be OK too. |
I am not on a Win2000 machine right now and I can't recall the exact sequence. That said, I already said not to use a domain.
The worst thing that can happen if you make the wrong choices is that it won't work. Go for it. You are connecting directly to a cable/ dsl modem aren't you? If so, check the box to NEVER connect using dial up connection.