Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Avtek Data Communications
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 969.2 KB
Operating System: Windows 9x, Windows NT, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.9 / 03/19/2002
The Avtek Avenger 336 PnP ( CD2336 ) is a communication hardware component that is supported by the Plug and Play functionality found in newer operating system environments. This means that once this communication device is connected to the host computer system its presence will be automatically detected. However, this does not necessarily translate to a corresponding generic device driver being installed for it. Depending on the underlying operating system platform, a generic device driver may be used in order to make the supported hardware component operational. If this happens there is a possibility that many of its built-in feature sets remain deactivated. This is because in most instances the manufacturer implements proprietary technology with the device to enhance its operation. For the Avtek Avenger 336 PnP ( CD2336 ) there is a possibility that the computer user will not be able to make use of the full 33.6 data transmission speed capability unless the correct device driver is installed into the host computer system.
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 device driver for the Avtek Avenger 336 PnP ( CD2336 ) consistent with those for other hardware components is basically responsible for identifying to the host operating system environment the attached device. The information file delivered by the device driver is used as a basis by the underlying operating system platform as to what types of feature sets would be made available to the installed communication programs. The device driver is likewise partially responsible for interacting with the communication protocols in place in the host computer system. By using the appropriate device driver the computer user can utilize terminal emulation programs to test the current status of the communication hardware component. The device driver of the Avtek Avenger 336 PnP ( CD2336 ) is also responsible for sending initialization codes before any actual data transmission can begin. The device driver is also partly involved in the implementation of error correction algorithms during the data transmission process. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Avtek Avenger 336 PnP ( CD2336 ) errors before installing any driver updates.