Category: Storage & Hard Drives
Manufacturer: SCM Microsystems Inc.
Caution Level: Alert
Download File Size: 7.6 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows NT3.51, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 17 May, 2005
The hardware device STR391 is a type of smart card reader, also known as the Cashmouse. This type of smart card reader is supported by various Dynamic Link Library (DLL) and System (sys) files which are extracted into the host machine during the installation of its software driver. The device driver is primarily an application which is deployed to communicate with the underlying operating system platform to provide the functionality of managing the STR391 hardware component. The software driver is compliant with PC/SC standards which are identified with majority of smart card readers in the computer market including the STR391. The software driver for the STR391 smart card reader makes sure that the compatibility with the operating system of the host computer system is maintained at all times. This is done to ensure smooth operation and data transfer activities.
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 driver for the STR391 is likewise responsible for the implementation of the software interface that is necessary for the deployment of these types of hardware devices in various industries like electronic payment systems. The software driver of the STR391 smart card reader can support the usage of multiple token infrastructures, including the implementation of PUK/PIN security protocols with a maximum of 15 character security code. When the correct driver for the STR391 smart card is installed in the host machine, it should be accurately identified under the Task Manager applet of the computer system running under any Microsoft Windows Operating System environment. Depending on the designed software program, the STR391 smart card reader may also operate in offline mode. This will provide the computer user with a solution for unblocking the protection of smart cards without accessing it directly. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and STR391 Reader errors before installing any driver updates.