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Use "sudo /sbin/lspci" and determine which device controller is used. With that info, you can determine which driver to load and if you need to use a cutter program to cut firmware files from a Windows driver.
If you're trying to install drivers for your wireless card, you may want to try the command "unzip" (assuming that the exe is a self-extrating executable). Other than that I don't know how to help you, other than finding a friend with a windows box and extracting the drivers that way.
As someone asked before, what are you trying to do? Are you trying to install wireless card driver? Also, which distribution of linux are you using? Can you give us a bit more info? (Un)Fortunately, we are not mind readers
1. What linux are you using?
2. what is the output of /sbin/lscpi (type it in the command line window)?