Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 735 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows 98, Windows Home Server, Windows Me, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.01.01.0001 / 09 May 2002
The hardware component Digital Camera USB Device2 is designed as an image capture device for a host computer system. This device connects directly to the Universal Serial Bus interface of the host machine in order to take advantage of the faster data transfer rate between connected hardware components. The device driver essentially tells the underlying operating system platform how to handle the device attached to the communication port. It is likewise responsible for allowing the host machine to correctly identified the attached hardware component by providing pertinent details on its class, provider, and catalog type among others. These data are logged into a central registry database which is used by installed software applications to take advantage of the built-in feature sets of the Digital Camera USB Device2 component. The operating system also communicates directly with the device driver to ensure that proper formatting of instructions is undertaken.
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 instruction sets that are sent to and from the supported hardware component are based on the specifications provided by its manufacturer. Although all image capture devices adhere to an industry standard based on the TWAIN specifications, no two TWAIN compliant devices have exactly the same device driver. The difference primarily lies on how the TWAIN technology is implemented in relation with what is physically present in the supported device. The device driver tells both the host operating system environment and the installed software applications on how to manage the TWAIN functionality of the device. The Digital Camera USB Device2 is also supported by a variety of configuration utilities which is made available via a software interface. This software interface is implemented with the communication layer implemented by both the operating system and the device driver. This provides the computer user with the ability to configure the Digital Camera USB Device2 based on his preferences. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Digital Camera USB Device2 errors before installing any driver updates.