Caution Level: Intermediate
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 1, 2 / 02 Jan 2004
ATEN believes that they should make USBs that will fit the needs of today's computer user. ATEN has made a lot of USB adapters which can satisfy the needs of the users when it comes to connecting between USB and interfaces. The ATEN USB has an automatic 10 BaseTx, also called 100 BaseTx detection. It can back up computers and handheld tools that utilizes the USB version 2. It can also give out PnP type of network connection.
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
Some of the features this USB has are: 1)ability to connect on any USB host adapter or in any USB hub; 2) USB interface with 2.0 compliant; 3)Standard RJ-45 cable connecting ability to the LAN; 4)Megabit burst information transfer rates; 5) Information communications ability using LAN speeds; and 6) Operating System compatible with Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and Windows XP. This can also come in package content with 1x UC-201 T and 1 x Driver Disk. The specifications for these are: 1) Connectors: USB ‚Äì Type B female and LAN ‚Äì RJ-45 Receptade; 2) LEDs: TX/RX- 1 and Speed Mode- 100 M and 10 M; and 3) Data Transfer Rate: 10 or 100 Mbps depending on the USB speed. With the IDE adapter, the computer user can do connections on his USB in notebook IDE hard drive towards a 40-pin cable on the IDE. This is utilized for installin in a certain desktop or on the tower computer. Each of this IDE adapters provides a 44-pin female with a 40-pin male connector. This can also come with a power feed. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATEN USB to IDE Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.