Category: Network and modems
Manufacturer: Kingston Technologies
Caution Level: Intermediate
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.0.2195.1 / 30 Jun 2001
The Ethernet adapter operates with the speediest network applications on both 100Base T networks and 10BaseT networks natively. It automatically adjusts to the speed of the network eliminating any requirement for manual switching. It can also operate with five-volt and 3.3 volt motherboards. The adapter uses the most current technology in installing the package easily. Once one has installed the Ethernet adapter, he or she is in a position to link to the network so as to send and receive emails as well as print documents on the PC without any barriers. For the Ethernet adapters that support 100baseT and 10BaseT, one will not be required to have additional software and hardware so that one can operate with network segments that are different. Sometimes when one has connected to Ethernet adapter, it is possible to realize that it is not still connecting to the network.
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
If there are difficulties in network connection, one should make sure that the gateway and the PC are powered on. Also one should check whether the Ethernet adapter has been installed correctly and that it is active. The Ethernet adapter should be enabled for the network to be connected. For one to check the adapter's status, one should click to the monitor icon that is on the System Tray at the bottom right of the screen. One can also do this by selecting the ‚ÄúControl Panel‚Äù, Network and Dial-UP connections. One should also ensure that the Ethernet cables between the modem and router or between the PC and the router are well connected; telephone cables will not work well. The operating systems compatible with Kingston EtherRx KNE111TX PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter include Windows 2003, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, and Windows 98. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Kingston EtherRx KNE111TX PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.