VIA USB Mass Storage Device

Category: Storage and hard drives
Manufacturer: VIA Technologies
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 356 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000, 2003, XP, Me, 98SE
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.2600.0 / 13 Nov 2004

Windows device driver information for VIA USB Mass Storage Device

The VIA USB Mass Storage Device is a high quality memory stick tailored to meet the user's storage needs. It is connected to personal computers through an interface that is of USB type. It is user friendly and people only need to plug in the driver which windows recognizes immediately and installs automatically. Drivers for VIA USB Mass Storage Device come separately in a different disk. This device is compatible with drives for USB Flash, video cameras and digital photos which are connected to computers through USBs, MP3 players which include iPods which are 2.4 MB and above. The other devices it supports are USB hard drives and Playstation Portable made by Sony. This device requires no special USB drivers as it is always preinstalled in windows XP and 2003. This allows for direct connection of mass storage devices to the computer.

Outdated Drivers?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

The VIA USB Mass Storage Device is made up of a Default Control Endpoint {DCE} which is dedicated to processing enumeration to get the number of Logical Unit Number {LUN}. It also embarks on the recovery process just incase some data is lost or misplaced following an error in the mass storage. The VIA USB Mass Storage Device also comes with a Bulk Out Endpoint {BOE} which sends the Small Computer System Interface {SCSI} commands aided by the Host Controller to the inside memory for writing. It also has a Bulk IN Endpoint {BIE} feature that reads the SCSI with the help of the Host Controller to read data from the memory. It allows for seamless porting to different operating systems. The VIA USB Mass Storage Device guarantees users speed performances that are excellent coupled with reliable high storage capacities. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and VIA USB Mass Storage Device errors before installing any driver updates.