Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Grey Cell Systems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 269.3 KB
Operating System: Windows 2003, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2535.0 / 6/30/01
The Ethernet card is a type of network interface adapter which supports high speed data transmission speeds using communication cables. The Grey Cell 2200 Ethernet Card is also sometimes referred to as a Network Interface Card because it provides the communication infrastructure that makes it possible to circulate information to all network clients. Older types of Network Interface Cards were installed in the ISA slot of the computer motherboard. With the phasing out of these interface slots Ethernet cards were manufactured to fit into the PCI slot of the computer motherboard. At present some Network Interface Cards have been designed to be hosted on the Universal Serial Bus interface port of the machine. The speed of data transfer that can be achieved by a Network Interface Card would depend primarily on the network protocol that it supports. In this context, one of the roles of the device driver for the Grey Cell 2200 Ethernet Card is to support the prevailing network protocol.
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
Consistent with the function of other device drivers the Grey Cell 2200 Ethernet Card device driver serves as the layout and information file for the host operating system environment. The device driver gives the details on the product name, manufacturer, and driver version among others. These bits of data are important especially when there is a need to update the device driver for the supported hardware component. The information will allow the underlying operating system platform to verify whether the device driver update is compatible with the attached hardware component. In majority of cases device driver updates are provided by manufacturers to allow their products to take advantage of technological advances and newer feature sets that are incorporated into the host operating system platform. The device driver in this context delivers a cost effective method of improving hardware performance compared to buying a newer model of the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Grey Cell 2200 Ethernet Card errors before installing any driver updates.