Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Lucent Technologies
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 10.7 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Linux
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.92.04.00 / 11/29/2001
The modem is a type of communication hardware which provides the host computer system with the capability of connecting to remote networks like the Internet. The role of the 56K Voice BMR Modem device driver is to provide the underlying operating system with the necessary information which can be passed on to communication programs. The information can also be used by the operating system when attempting to update the currently installed drivers in the machine. For system developers the device driver for the 56K Voice BMR Modem can be used as a reference for the development of specialized or customized communication programs that may be used for the requirements of a specific organization. The device driver initializes the hardware to prepare it to communicate with the modem devices on the target network. The process of preparing the hardware normally includes the sending of initialization strings as well as the execution of some diagnostic tests to confirm the device status.
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
For the local computer system the hardware driver is responsible for providing the communication layer that allows for the implementation of various telephony services. Generally there are a number of modem device manufacturers but only limited chipset manufacturers. This means that there is a possibility that the device driver for the 56K Voice BMR Modem can be used to activate the functionality of other modem devices using the same chipset. The importance of using the correct device driver is highlighted by the implementation of various communication features like dropdown rates when excessive line noise is encountered. The correct device driver for the 56K Voice BMR Modem will also ensure that virtually all connectivity problems are eliminated. The computer user must be able to talk to the hardware in the same manner that the modem can communicate with other modems. This is commonly achieved by using terminal emulation applications. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 56K Voice BMR Modem errors before installing any driver updates.