Category: Input Device
Manufacturer: Intel Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 1863 KB
Operating System: Windows 98, ME and XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.2. 1.0 / 4th July 2006
64 Mbit Intel StrataFlash input device deliver flexibility for future software and operating systems while supporting 64-bit computing. It is valuable to users due to its potential for performance improvements attained through an ability of addressing an excess of 4GB of both physical and virtual memory. Physical memory requires motherboard and platform designs inclusive of system memory. 64 Mbit Intel StrataFlash desktop processors enhance the ability of processing high quality video, audio and 3D rendering. Intel 64 requires a complete 64-bit software and hardware solution stack. The requirements for the desktop system include: a desktop Intel processor fully compatible with Intel 64; a motherboard with a compatible chipset; BIOS that is Intel-64 enabled; an operating system with support for Intel 64; an update of the hardware drivers to be 64-bit enabled sand run in a 64-bit mode.; compiling and coding of applications for Intel 64 support.
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
Intel processors with Intel 64 support are operable in both 64-bit and 32-bit mode but in each case the BIOS must be Intel 64 enabled. With an operating system that is 64-bit, the computer operates in a mode of 64-bit or compatibility mode. In both modes, the system drivers are required to be 64-bit. While in the 64-bit mode, both 32-bit and 64-bit applications run concurrently inside the system. 64-bit applications comprise new executables although this are not compatible with the applications of 32-bit hence an inability of these two executables top share libraries. The latest device driver version should be used with 64 Mbit Intel StrataFlash to ensure that its functions are used in a better and easier manner. Older versions tend to create device conflicts and errors in the work of the network adapters. The drivers should be updated at least monthly and backups made before carrying out the updates. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 64 Mbit Intel StrataFlash errors before installing any driver updates.