Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 677.1 KB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 3.0.312.2002 / 12 Mar 2002
The device driver for the Myson MTD80X Based Fast Ethernet Card is used to provide basic information to the host computer system on the type, make, model, and manufacturer of the attached hardware component. These data are useful in providing access to the correct software applications. It can also be used by the host operating system platform to correctly evaluate the compatibility of any future device driver update. Essentially a device driver can also be used as a layout file which describes to the host computer system its current location in the machine as well as the address and Interrupts that it requires to function properly. Normally the Interrupts and addresses are provided automatically by the operating system environment once the hardware component is detected. There are some instances wherein the manufacturer requires that a specific address and Interrupt be associated with the device. In these instances the device driver negotiates with the operating system to allocate the necessary resources.
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 Myson MTD80X Based Fast Ethernet Card is actually a network hardware component which allows the host computer system to join a particular network environment. This hardware component makes use of an Ethernet cable connection which also serves as the bridge where data exchange and transfer is accomplished. The device driver for the supported hardware component makes sure that existing network operating system protocols and security algorithms remain supported. This means that the manner of data transmission must comply with these existing protocols. The security algorithms are in place to make sure that only authorized computer users gain access to specific network resources. In this context the device driver for the Myson MTD80X Based Fast Ethernet Card supports the network log in and authentication process. The device driver makes use of the network assigned Internet Protocol address to identify the host computer system to the other members of the network environment. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Myson MTD80X Based Fast Ethernet Card errors before installing any driver updates.