DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM)

Category: Network & Modems
Manufacturer: D-Link
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 7.25MB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows 98, Windows NT
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.0.0 / Jun 2003

Windows device driver information for DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM)

A modem is the short form of modulator demodulator, a device that modulates an analog carrier signal with the aim of encoding digital information. It also demodulates such a carrier signal to decode the transmitted information. A signal that can be transmitted easily and decoded to produce the original digital data is created. Modems are used over any means of transmitting analog signals to the radio from driven diodes. DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM) is a two way DOCSIS 1.1 CableLabs compliant Ethernet 10/100Mbps cable modem that enables the user to take pleasure in its benefit of being a high speed broadband internet connection. The DCM-201 links to the Ethernet port or card of the computer via its USB port or Ethernet. DCM-201 offers intelligent IP allocation management that can be configured to operate on a Static or Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) network.

Outdated Drivers?

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

For security purposes, DCM-201 offers 56-bit Data Encryption Standard (DES) to encrypt data transaction for both downstream and upstream transmission. Users of DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM) are advised to always use the latest version of the device driver as this would assist them to use its functions better and easier. Versions that are old may create conflicts of devices and errors in USB work. One should therefore attempt to update drivers for DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM) at least once per every month or even more often. One should always select the right driver for DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM) and also create windows backup every time one wants to update D-Link driver. If the user is not sure of the latest version of the device driver, it is important that he or she contacts the manufacturer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and DCM-201 DOCSIS Cable Modem (WDM) errors before installing any driver updates.