Category: Storage and Hard drives
Manufacturer: PCMCIA
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 356 KB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.1123 / Not Specified

Windows device driver information for PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM

PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM driver is powered in two distinct ways. Either by an AC adapter or thought the PCMCIA slot directly from the user's computer. PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM requires a computer with card slots that are either Type II or Type III. PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM is compatible with DOS, Windows 95/98/2000/XP and NT platforms. To better and easily use the functions of PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM, users are advised to only make use of the most recent driver versions. Recent drivers are available for download from the manufacturer's website. Users should refrain from using old and in appropriate drivers for the simple fact they cause device errors and cause device conflicts. Users are advised to update PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM as often as is possible. In addition, making Windows backups as well as installing antivirus when downloading the PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM driver files from the internet comes highly recommended.

Outdated Drivers?

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

Installing the PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM is relatively easy even for fist time users. Installation instructions are available on the internet. The first step involves downloading the device files from the manufacturer's website and saving them on one's computer. Subsequently, the PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM should be connected to the computer. On the computer desktop, the user may then click on My Computer – Properties – Hardware tab – Device Manager. At this point the driver should appear in the scsi adapter category. The user should double click on the device and press Reinstall. It is crucial the driver Installation is selected. The location should subsequently be included by clicking on Include. By clicking on Browse, the user selects the appropriate driver and then on Next. By clicking on the Finish button, the user will have completed the installation process. The PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM driver will be clearly visible inside the device manager. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and PCMCIA CD-ROM/CD-RW/DVD-ROM errors before installing any driver updates.