Manufacturer: Access Inc
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 1720.4 kB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/NT/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.6 / 2002
The ACCES PCI-WDG-CSM is a watchdog timer card. It is designed mainly for the detection of any malfunctions in the computer during its operations. This product is very efficient and will work effectively with most computer components. This is due to the fact that the ACCES PCI-WDG-CSM watchdog timer is considered compatible with components like the 5v and the 3.3 v. in addition, this timer is compatible with the PCI-X and the universal PCI. This device is designed with the ability to keep track of the power supply as it can be used as an option in monitoring the power supply to the user’s computer. This gadget can also be used to keep track of the computer’s internal temperature. Apart from that, this device can be used as an option to measure the computer’s internal temperature. Its ability to perform these different tasks, all at the same time, makes it a device that one can consider.
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 ACCES PCI-WDG-CSM timer is mainly used to reduce the risk of the computer failure or software failure. Still, this watchdog timer can be fitted with other components to make it multi-functional. It is also fitted with a buzzer. This buzzer goes off when it is time out for the watchdog. It uses software that has a selectable time out of between 10 micro seconds and 4,800 seconds. It is also designed to have an output reset that is opto-isolated. This device can also be used to detect incase there is any fan failure during the computer’s operation. It detects if the speed of eth fan reduces to levels that are ‘unsafe’. Unfortunately, this card can only be used with fans that are designed with a tachometer out put. This card is also compatible with AT. In addition, this watchdog timer card is designed to have a 5V output that is not fused. Its ability to multi task makes it a timer to consider. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ACCES PCI-WDG-CSM errors before installing any driver updates.