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Why is there no option for installing NetBEUI protocol?

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There is no option for installing NetBEUI protocol.

As Windows XP does not support the NetBEUI protocol. there is no installation option for this protocol.

NetBEUI was collaborated with Microsoft, IBM and 3COM. Microsoft has officially announced that NetBEUI is not an installation option under Windows XP.

For more information, please refer to the following solution in Microsoft's technical support website.
Article ID: Q301041
Last Reviewed: October 16, 2001
Title: How to Install NetBEUI on Windows XP
URL: http://www.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q301/0/41.ASP