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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/XP/NT
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.0 / 30 Jun 2001
Compaq PCI to USB Open Host Controller driver belongs to the USB category. The software package supports Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows NT operating systems. This device works as a data link from PCI to USB Open Host Controller. PCI is a computer bus used to connect devices to a computer. This interface is commonly utilized in most computers. A host controller interface, on the other hand, allows a host controller for Firewire or USB to communicate with a personal computer’s operating system. The USB open host controller interface uses the new Universal Serial Bus specification. This makes the interface look completely different. It also allows the controller to be more intelligent and more efficient. The USB interface can establish communication between a host controller and other USB-enabled devices. This interface has replaced the older serial and parallel standard methods of 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
The USB is used to connect different computer peripherals onto a computer. Digital cameras, flash disks, external hard drives, keyboards, printers, mice, scanners and other electronic devices come in this type of interface today. This interface was originally intended to be used for personal computers. However, later developments adapted this interface and used it in other devices such as PDAs, video game consoles, smartphones and other devices. The USB can be found in any computer available in the market today. USB connectors allow devices to be connected to computers with ease and convenience. It is also supported by all operating systems. This means, it can be easily installed to any computer. Unlike serial ports or parallel ports, the USB comes in an amazingly simple form. A close look at its design allows you to see how simple it is to use. It can be easily plugged into a USB port in no time. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Compaq PCI to USB Open Host Controller errors before installing any driver updates.