Manufacturer: Medion AG
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 616.6 KB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1 / 02 Dec 2004
The device driver for this image capture device was designed by Skanhex Technologies and provides the necessary 32-bit drivers required for integrating it into newer operating system platforms. The installation of its device driver allows the hardware to be correctly identified by the underlying operating system in terms of its make, model, and manufacturer. This is important because some new drivers may be introduced by third parties that can extend the basic feature sets provided by its chipset. The operating system can distinguish using the manufacturer provided device driver information whether the update can be used with the device. Using a wrong version of the device driver may cause a failure in terms of the operation functionality of the hardware. The functionality of the 524Z3 Digital Camera can also be made available to other capture software applications that are installed in the host computer system.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The 524Z3 Digital Camera makes use of the Universal Serial Bus to attain connection with the host computer system. Although majority of the devices that make use of this communication port are supported by the Plug and Play function of the operating system the computer user will be prompted to install the correct device driver when this capture device is attached. The device driver allows the 524Z3 Digital Camera to be detected as a type of mass storage device by the operating system. This means that the operating system or other software applications can directly access stored images in the hardware without necessarily activating its camera function. The manner of transmitting and decoding the information captured by the hardware is made possible by the instructions provided by the device driver. The hardware driver provides the host computer system with the adequate information on how to handle the data transferred or sent to the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 524Z3 Digital Camera errors before installing any driver updates.