Category: System & Controllers
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 22.6Kb
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98Se, Windows Me
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.00.01.1309 / Unknown
Cyrix 5530 Bus Master PCI to Dual IDE Controller has a data bus 32-bit VL-bus and its size is three quarter length, half height card. The hard driver supported is Two IDE (AT) & Two EIDE drives while the floppy drives supported are two 360KB, 720KB, 1.2MB, or 1.44MB drives. It has different connections that are located in different location. 40-pin VL/EIDE connector is located in J1; 40-pin ISA/IDE connector in J2; 34-pin cable connector - floppy drive, in J3 and 16-pin game port in J4. Others include 10-pin serial port 2 ‚Äì internal located at J5; 9-pin serial port 1 - external, 10-pin serial port 1 ‚Äì internal at J6, 25-pin Parallel port ‚Äì external at J7 and 4-pin connector - drive active LED at JP1. When the floppy drive interface is enabled at JP5/8, pin 1 and 2 closed.
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When floppy drive interface is disabled on location JP5/8, pins 2 and three are closed. When the parallel port is unidirectional, at JP5/9, pins 1 and two are closed and when parallel port is bi-directional at JP5/9, pins 2 and 3 closed. Cyrix 5530 Bus Master PCI to Dual IDE Controller is compatible with operating system, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98Se and Windows Me. Users of Cyrix 5530 Bus Master PCI to Dual IDE Controller are advised to always use the latest version of the devise driver as this will assist them to utilize its functions better and easier. Versions that are old are known to cause conflicts of devices as well as other errors. One should therefore attempt to update the Cyrix 5530 Bus Master PCI to Dual IDE Controller drivers at least once per every month or even more often. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Cyrix 5530 Bus Master PCI to Dual IDE Controller errors before installing any driver updates.