Category: Sound & Multimedia
Manufacturer: Sony Ericsson and SCM Microsystems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 76.9 KB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / 18 April, 2002
The Parallel Port MultiMediaCard is a type of EEPROM technology centered device which provides an alternative solution for non-volatile mass storage media which can be used for a number of mobile devices. The role of the driver for the Parallel Port MultiMediaCard is to provide a computer system with access to the storage area as well as draw enough power to allow it to effectively operate. The Parallel Port MultiMediaCard is a programmable interface which follows the synchronous protocol developed by Motorola for mobile devices. This hardware component connects directly to the parallel interface port of the computer system in order to direct, read and write traffic of data. The software is likewise mainly responsible for the logic level shifting that needs to be done from the side of the computer system to the Parallel Port MultiMediaCard and vice versa.
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 Parallel Port MultiMediaCard and its corresponding software driver also support the basic feature sets required for the software emulation of the SPI protocol if and when the need arises. The Parallel Port MultiMediaCard makes use of the software driver in order to allow various applications to gain access to its storage facility and allow data exchange. The process of writing the data to the MultiMediaCard includes a verification method wherein the software makes sure that the transferred data were properly written on the device and can be correctly retrieved when necessary. Essentially, the software driver makes sure that all instructions that are sent to the Parallel Port MultiMediaCard hardware are formatted in such a way that they contain 6-bytes long information with the initial byte being the command byte then the 4-byte address and trailed by the checksum byte. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Parallel Port MultiMediaCard errors before installing any driver updates.