Category: Network and Modems
Manufacturer: Atheros Communications Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 4Mb
Operating System: windows Vista, windows XP, windows 2000, windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 220.127.116.11 / February 12 2007
The Atheros L2 Fast Ethernet 10/100 Base-T Controller is a network card. It can also be described as a wireless network adapter. It is used to facilitate wireless network connection. It has been praised for giving users optimal connectivity for the networking experience. The Atheros L2 Fast Ethernet 10/100 Base-T Controller is a built in card on the mother board. It is typically used for facilitating local area network connections. It was manufactured with home and office users in mind. This is because these users typically do not have a large number of computers networked. These users normally require LAN connectivity, which the Atheros Base T Controller provides. This card once purchased and fitted appropriately, will require a driver to be installed. After installation, this driver needs to be updated frequently. However, users must ensure that their downloads are correct and from credible websites.
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 Atheros L2 Fast Ethernet 10/100 Base-T Controller driver has a number of features that make it popular among computer users. Its bus type is a PCI Express, and the Bus Mastering function has been enabled. Another exciting feature is that it is VGA compatible. This is good because VGA is not frequently used. This means that users who have not yet changed to the new format are catered for. It has a high speed rate of 100 Mbps. The connection type on the Atheros L2 Fast Ethernet 10/100 Base-T Controller is PCI. This connection type is the widely used because of its high efficiency levels. This driver though difficult to locate, does not require very frequent updates. This is a plus for users who may not have the time to look for the updates. Lastly, this driver has a high data rate of 600 Mbps and a bit rate of 32 or 64. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Atheros L2 Fast Ethernet 10/100 Base-T Controller errors before installing any driver updates.