Manufacturer: Adaptec, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 437 KB
Operating System: Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1 / 11/13/2002
The Adaptec Hub Support for USB uses its device driver for communicating with a range Adaptec’s USB 2.0 hubs. The family of Adaptec XHub products allows users the capability of attaching high performance peripherals without the need to open the computer system. The uplink cable of XHub products can be simply plugged into an accessible USB port then users will be provided up to 7 USB ports for greatest peripheral speed and flexibility. The device driver supports the Adaptec USB Control utility that is used by all XHub products for simple and quick monitoring of connection statutes. The line of XHub products comes in space-saving and stackable desktop models that come with a photo slot that is customizable, as well as highly portable laptop models which include the compact XHub that can be used for Notebooks.
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 device driver for the Adaptec Hub Support for USB supports the USB 2.0 standard that provides data speeds of up to 480 mbps. This speed is approximately 40X faster that the previous USB standard which is the USB 1.1. Because the Xhub products provide users with additional ports, it is more popularly used by laptop owners who generally have only one slot of each kind for ports. With the aid of the device driver, Adaptec XHUb products also offer users the ability to connect webcams, digital cameras, external storage and other high speed peripherals with USB’s renowned hot plug and play feature. XHub products likewise have support for backward compatibility with USB 1.1 ports and devices. Adaptec is a leading player in the field of SCSI devices. They have successfully branched out into the USB area with ease by fusing their internal PCI boards with a wide array of external connectivity techniques. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec Hub Support for USB errors before installing any driver updates.