Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 2756.5 KB
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows 98SE, Windows 98 Gold
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.00.023 / 19 Apr 2000
The Xircom RealPort2 ISDN Wan Miniport makes use of the NDIS WAN Miniport driver. This driver is a part of the Windows NT 4, Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows 2000, and is managed and specified by Microsoft Corporation. The connection is managed by the Remote Access Service, Dial Up network or RAS. In the event that RAS has made a successful connection, Windows will see the adapter device as a network interface card such as those utilized for LANs. This means that each program capable of exchanging across LANs can utilize this conduit to communicate via ISDN by simply making use of the B channel protocol. The NDIS WAN Miniport driver used by the Xircom RealPort2 ISDN Wan Miniport device is ideal for various applications. It can be used for Internet access by having the Dial up network make an ISDN connection to a user’s ISP (Internet Service Provider). Subsequently, the user’s Email client and web browser such as Internet Explorer or Netscape makes use of this connection.
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 NDIS WAN Miniport driver used by the Xircom RealPort2 ISDN Wan Miniport device can likewise implement the direct connection of 2 computer systems. This function can be employed by having the Dial up network make a connection to another computer system by utilizing ISDN. The Windows Explorer application can then establish a network connection among the 2 computers utilizing the NetBEUI protocol. Afterwards, both computer systems will be capable of accessing each other’s hard disks. Information can then be moved or copied, and applications can be launched. This NDIS WAN Miniport driver can also be utilized for connecting between a LAN and a remote computer. In this feature, the Dial up network makes a connection to a server or router connected to local area network. The Windows Explorer then makes a Windows network connection by utilizing the IPX, TCP/IP or NetBEUI protocol. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Xircom RealPort2 ISDN Wan Miniport errors before installing any driver updates.