Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Best Data Products, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 167 KB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.10.1343 / 05/24/2001
The Best Data Smart One 1442F Modem is a communication hardware component that is capable of supporting both synchronous and asynchronous connections provided that the appropriate device driver is installed. The presence of the correct device driver allows this hardware component to deliver both data transmission and fax messaging support to the host computer system. The device driver is capable of implementing a maximum of 14.4 kilobits per second transfer rate for both data and fax messaging modes. As an internal communication hardware component it normally plugs into a vacant ISA slot on the computer motherboard. In some instances its presence may be covered by the generic device driver embedded in newer operating systems. However, there is a possibility that these generic device drivers may not be able to maximize the potentials of the Best Data Smart One 1442F Modem including its 8-bit data bus functionality.
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 data modulation protocol implemented by the Best Data Smart One 1442F Modem complies with the standards set for the Bell 103/212 A. In terms of the ITU-T this particular hardware component and its corresponding device driver supports the V.21, V.22, V.22bis, V.23, V.32, and V.32bis data transmission protocols. For the fax modulation protocol the Best Data Smart One 1442F Modem and its appropriate device driver supports ITU-T V.17, V.21CH2, V.27ter, and V.29 transmission standards. The device driver is partly responsible for identifying the correct data and fax transmission protocols that should be implemented. In most instances this would also depend on what is being supported by the modem device on the other end of the connection. To preserve the integrity of the data packets that are being transmitted this hardware component implements an error correction and compression mechanism. The protocols supported include V.42, V.42bis, and MNP5. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Best Data Smart One 1442F Modem errors before installing any driver updates.