Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Ambit Microsystems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 759.5 KB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 126.96.36.199.003 / 09 Nov 2000
This communication hardware is a type of software modem or softmodem which allows the host computer system to log into remote computer systems and the Internet. It is designed to make use of the computing power of the host machine by tapping on its processor, system memory, and even audio hardware whenever necessary. This type of communication device attempts to mimic the functionalities of purely hardware based modems. The CXT1054 - HCF PCI Modem is a type of controllerless communication hardware which means that much of the work is done on the onboard card and relies less on the computing power of the host computer system. It is an internal type modem which interfaces with the vacant PCI slot of the motherboard of the host machine. The power is drawn directly by the modem hardware from the computer motherboard for its operation.
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One of the most common roles of the device driver is to coordinate with the communication and networking protocols of the host operating system environment. This is an essential procedure to allow the host machine to use conventional telephone lines to connect to remote computer serves attached to a modem on the other end. The manner of transmission is covered by the conversion of digital signals to its analog format and back again. This is how the communication hardware got its name by modulation and demodulation of digital files. The operation of the CXT1054 - HCF PCI Modem is supported by its device driver in terms of checking the status of the communication like and preserving the integrity of the data to be transmitted. Basically information is chopped into smaller data packets prior to the transmission. This process makes it easier for the completion of the transmission process while preserving data integrity. The device driver also allows the communication hardware to conform with any security and authentication protocols active. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and CXT1054 - HCF PCI Modem errors before installing any driver updates.