Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, 98 and NT
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.21.1023.2001 / Oct. 2001
The Accton EN2230/2330 Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card is a card, which provides networking and internet connections to the host computer. The card is installed in the CardBus card slot in one's PC. User manual provided to a card buyer usually contain the illustration of one's motherboard, pointing the user to the specific position of the CardBus slot. The setup and installing process should only start when the card has been firmly fixed on the slot. To connect the Accton EN2230/2330 Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card with other devices, the user should use an Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) cable and RJ-45 connectors. This should then be fixed to the 10 mbps hub on the computer. The CardBus PC card addresses performance issues in the host PC and handles low power. The card allows the PC to use the bandwidth available on PCI bus.
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 EN2230/2330 Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card enables easier networking between the bus controller, the memory and other devices without consulting the CPU. The card contains a strip made of gold grounding necessary for preventing noise made when signals are transferred from interfering with the networking speeds. The CardBus only fits in the CardBus slots, which protects then from being damaged by the differing voltage requirements in other slots. If the user has a machine that was manufactured before June 1997, it is highly likely that the PC does not have a CardBus slot. As such, he should consider either purchasing another PC or using alternative networking devices. The performance of the Accton EN2230/2330 Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card is mainly dependent on the burst performance of related devices connected to the PCI bus. Outdated drivers may also be a main cause of slow speeds by the Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Accton EN2230/2330 Fast Ethernet CardBus PC Card errors before installing any driver updates.