Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corp.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 115.23 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1 / 23 Sep 2003
In terms of computer display monitors, these types of hardware components that are capable of receiving digital signals (as opposed to analog) can effectively interpret a set of color range. It is also not capable of rendering an infinite range of colors. In some instances computer display monitors may also be referred to as digital based on the controls that are used to modify the default settings. However, in terms of display, the device driver of the Dell 1801FP (Digital) allows for better transmission of video signals when operating in digital mode. This is despite the perceived limited color range that can be interpreted by the supported hardware component. The device driver allows the supported hardware component to receive both analog and digital signals based on the design of its computer circuitry. The device driver also assists the supported display monitor to retain resolutions and settings in its memory.
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
Based on the common operation of computer display monitors, a digital monitor like the Dell 1801FP accepts the digital signal sent by the graphics processing card of the host computer system. The signal is then converted into its analog format in order to illuminate the computer screen. This process is commonly seen in older computer monitor variants like the EGA, MDA, and CGA variants. However, with the introduction of interfaces like the Digital Video Interface, true digital video technology can already be used with compliant computer display monitors. Basically the main function of the device driver is to make sure that the supported hardware component does not only become operational but functional as well. This is normally done by making sure that the host operating system platform receive all the necessary information required to effectively communicate with the supported hardware component. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Dell 1801FP (Digital) errors before installing any driver updates.