Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Benchmark Storage Innovations
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 522.2 KB
Operating System: Windows 98 SE
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.11a.2195.5 / 04/24/2000
This hardware component is a Fast Ethernet adapter card which plugs into a vacant PCI slot on the computer motherboard. It makes use of a corresponding device driver in order to allow the underlying operating system environment to correctly identify its presence with its provided information. The data received by the host operating system platform is stored in a centralized database that is made available to all installed software applications to allow them to tap into the feature sets of the supported hardware component. Essentially the Adico AE310-TX PCI 10/100 Fast Ethernet Adapter provides the host computer system with the ability to connect to a computer network environment and share various resources including Internet connection. The data packets transmitted by this expansion card makes use of an Ethernet cable and is supported by the prevailing network protocols of the computing environment.
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
Essentially the device driver of the Adico AE310-TX PCI 10/100 Fast Ethernet Adapter helps to maintain orderly exchange of data among the different workstations and servers of the network environment. In terms of data delivery the device driver assists in ensuring that the data sent on the network will be received by the correct workstation. Since majority of computer networks make use of addressing to identify each element of the network environment, in a sense the device driver makes use of the machine address to identify the correct recipient of the data packet. The device driver is likewise partially responsible for identifying which communication port is being used by the host machine as well as the recipient for data transmission. Normally in a computer system one port is assigned for data transmission while another is used to receive data packets. The ports are assigned in conjunction with the operating system. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adico AE310-TX PCI 10/100 Fast Ethernet Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.