32-bit driver


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32-bit driver

A driver written for a 32-bit environment. It often refers to drivers written for Windows 95/98 or Windows NT in contrast to 16-bit drivers written for DOS and Windows 3.x. For example, when users upgrade a PC from Windows 3.1 to Windows 95/98, they have to replace the Windows 3.1 display adapter driver with the Windows 95/98 version. In this case, they are replacing the 16-bit driver with a 32-bit driver.
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CalComp also offers a robust 32-bit driver and useful software bundle including TemplateWorks(TM), the first true template creation and button management software tool suite for AutoCAD Release 14.
5-inch floppy diskette that contains the following utilities: DiscWizard Application, DiscWizard Uninstaller, DiscWizard File Copy (for migrating files between drives), DiscWizard CD-Update (for updating CD-ROM drive letter designations), Seagate 32-Bit Driver (for use with Windows), and Disk Manager (to overcome legacy BIOS limitations).
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Microsoft(R) Windows(R) XP 32-bit drivers are available to enable faster performance and overall graphics throughput for increased end-user productivity.
National Instruments has invested considerable time and energy in providing updates to existing 32-bit drivers to support Windows Vista and in creating new 64-bit hardware drivers for Windows Vista x64 Edition, the 64-bit version of Windows Vista.