Category: Input Device
Manufacturer: Cherry GmbH
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 7.42 MB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 27 May 2002
This specific hardware component is categorized as an input device which supports Chip Card Interface Device Class technology. It normally works in conjunction with SmartCard based applications which are commonly found in environments wherein data security and access are given high priority. The SmartBoardXX33 is also commonly deployed in the area of healthcare where it is used in the process of storing and retrieving sensitive information relative to particular patients. Since this hardware component is not normally deployed in common computer systems, it is important that the manufacturer provided device driver be installed once it is attached to the host computer system. This will allow the computer user to take full advantage of the benefits provided by the device. The device driver is likewise partially responsible for allowing related software applications to benefit from the built-in feature sets of the SmartBoardXX33 component. This is basically because the device driver contains all the necessary information needed to access the supported hardware component.
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
Like most device drivers, that of the SmartBoardXX33 provides the underlying operating system with detailed information. This in turn allows the host computer system to allocate the necessary resources that may be required for the operation of the device. Normally attached hardware components would require the association of system addressing and Interrupt Requests which allows the installed software applications to tap on its functionalities. This allows for the correct sending of commands to the specific hardware component. The device driver communicates directly with the host operating system platform and the installed software applications to make sure that all commands and requests sent to the hardware component are correctly delivered and interpreted. This process allows for the successful execution of commands with minimal room for errors. Such errors that occur at runtime are normally attributed to what is commonly referred to as programming bugs. These bugs usually occur when a certain command or instruction cannot be interpreted correctly by the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and SmartBoardXX33 errors before installing any driver updates.