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ARCHOS MiniHD-2 adapter is a device produced by Archos to facilitate USB functioning in an electronic device. USB defines a bus standard that links electronic devices to a computer. The design of USB is such that it permits several peripherals to connect to through use of one interface socket and to enhance the plug and play potentials by permitting hot swapping. In other words, USB functions by permitting devices to be connected or disconnected from the computer without having to shut down the computer or to restart the computer. USB has replaced several types of serial as well as parallel ports. It can link several computer peripherals, for instance, keyboards, gamepads, scanners, media players, mice, joysticks, flash drives, printers and many others. USB also functions as a power cord connecting power cords and AC adapters. It has become the standard method of connection.
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Being an adapter, the purpose of the Archos MiniHD-2 adapter is to change the attributes of a particular system or device to those of a system or a device which would otherwise be incompatible. This is achieved by changing the interface to a particular class into an interface which is compatible. Typically, computer adapter cards are manufactured in the form of a card which is fitted into a slot on the motherboard of the computer. There are adapters which affect physical attributes only such as serial port adapters which facilitate connection between nine-contact connectors. The Archos MiniHD-2 adapter, facilitates USB connectivity in electronic devices which would otherwise be incompatible to USB. For this product to function effectively and efficiently, users should always ensure that they are using the latest version of the device driver. Old versions have been known to create conflict and produce errors in the work of the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ARCHOS MiniHD-2 adapter errors before installing any driver updates.