Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 89.8 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, 98 and ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 2002
The Accton 11 Mbps USB adapter is a network card that requires the right driver for it to operate in the right manner. Usually, one is issued with the installation CD when purchasing the driver. However, one should always check the Accton official website for new driver updates. This not only ensures that the device is working well in the host computer, but that it does not create conflicts too. The device transfers 11 megabytes per second to other devices in the network. The device functions are based on the 802.11b networking standard. In addition, the device operates on a Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP), which is an encryption standard that ensures that data transfer across networks is safe and secure. The Accton 11 Mbps is able to adjust data transfer rates automatically, a characteristic which enables the device to transfer data over long ranges.
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 Accton 11 Mbps USB adapter is used for easy networking across home or small office environments easily connect employees across the office using the 11Mbps speeds without the need to install new wires across the network. The device is powered through the USB connection and does not need a power outlet. Once the user installs the Accton 11 Mbps USB adapter, he or she can access internet and emails, printers, file servers and cable or DSL internet. The use of the device saves the user from investing in expensive cables, and the hassles of moving furniture in order to expand the existing workplace. In addition, unlike the wireless cables that take time in setting up, the entire user needs to do with the USB adapter is plug it on and configure all remote devices to the host machine. Where the plug and play functions fail to work, the user should install the latest version of the adapter driver. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Accton 11 Mbps USB adapter errors before installing any driver updates.