Category: Storage & Hard Drives
Manufacturer: Advanced Card Systems Ltd.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 249.6 KB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 126.96.36.199 / 18 January, 2006
The PLDT USB Drive is a type of card programmer or smart card reader which plugs directly into the USB (Universal Serial Bus) interface of the computer system. This hardware component is used to communicate with other devices or applications that are installed in the host machine. The role of the software driver for the PLDT USB Drive is to allow access to other facilities on the host computer system like the network driver of display monitor. This means that the software driver allows the computer user to explore the contents of the PLDT USB Drive and display it directly onto the user's computer screen. The process of data flow from the application issued instructions that queries the contents and passes on the response to the display driver is supported by the software driver of the PLDT USB Drive.
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
In the context of communicating with other attached devices in the host computer system like a hard drive storage, the PLDT USB Drive is initially identified by its device driver. The hard drive storage on the other hand is introduced to the PLDT USB Drive by the controller of the operating system. Once the two devices have been introduced, information exchange can now take place. For purposes of maintaining data integrity, the data exchange is always monitored and verified. In cases wherein the transferred data does not match what was received, no other transaction processing will take place and the operating system will alert the computer user of the error. The software driver can also implement additional security measures which will allow it to prevent access by unauthorized users. The security features may be supported by third party software applications. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and PLDT USB Drive errors before installing any driver updates.