Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: SiS Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 1.3 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.13.01.3090 / 12/25/2002
One of the most basic roles of the device driver for the AG315E-32 and similar graphics processing cards is to handle all the technical details of rendering information to the computer user. The process purposely attempts to keep the technical details away from the computer user because of its complexity. The device driver however provides a software based user interface which allows the computer user to directly interact with the functionality of the video adapter card. The user interface provides a way of modifying default values associated with various display properties. When a computer user changes the default settings of the supported hardware component the changes directly affect its performance at runtime. The implementation of the configuration modifications can be implemented by the device driver either in a global or software specific manner. The execution of either mode would depend on how the modification of the configuration settings have been made.
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 AG315E-32 plugs directly into a vacant interface port on the computer motherboard. As such the device driver of this graphics processing card also interacts directly with that of the computer motherboard. The computer motherboard normally contains the necessary system controllers that will allow the different attached hardware components to communicate with one another. The device driver makes it possible for the supported hardware component to communicate with its software application counterpart to deliver improved graphics quality and speed up overall performance of the host computer system. The communication with the host operating system environment is normally done to allow the AG315E-32 to support the existing graphics technology that is being implemented. Essentially graphics technology are classified either as industry standards or operating system specific. When a graphics technology is operating system specific it exists only in particular computing environments. Both types of graphics technology must be able to effectively function side by side with the proprietary technology of the graphics manufacturer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and AG315E-32 errors before installing any driver updates.