Download the SMC 2208 USB – ETH Adapter here. This is the Compact USB to 10/100 Ethernet Adapter for the SMC 2208 USB/Ethernet adapter. Ensure that you do not have the SMC 2209 adapter which is also listed on this website. Ensure that all files you download have been scanned before you install and also ensure that the old drivers are uninstalled before you install a new one.
SMC 2208 USB – ETH Adapter
Note the internal ID of this card shows : “SMC Compact USB to Ethernet converter”. The file and the drive has been listed below for download. This is the driver for the SMC USB to Ethernet adapter driver. The driver was made for the Windows
XP system. There are still millions of XP computers out there. You will note that if you are try to run this on another OS you will need to install this in another manner. If it is a Windows XP then simply click on the EXE file and it will install. Note that this software of for those with the hardware ID as USB\VID_0716&PID_8513 and more for the SMC Compact USB to Ethernet converter.
If you want to install this on Windows 7 or Windows 10 you will need to download the ZIP file and then extract the files. Click into the Windows XP directory and then look for the INF file in this directory. This you will know is made for the Windows 98/ME and Windows 2000 and WinXP operating system. This was a 2004 driver for the SMC Compact USB to Ethernet converter.
SMC 2208 Installation
Click into the WinXP directory and the find the INF file and then right-click on the file. The new menu that comes up. You will need to click on ‘Install” on the menu.
The driver will then install the driver. Windows 7 or Windows 10 will then show that it has found new hardware and install it. You can then use the device or you can reboot your computer for the device to work. See the pictures above to see the files in the directory.
The top one shows you the directory once you extract it. The next picture is the INF file where you would need to right-click on that file and then click on |install” as explained before. Search this website for more information and assistance on these old hardware devices. See also the SMC 2206 USB Ethernet driver as well as the SMC EZ Networking Compact driver as you can see from here.
The SMC 2208 USB – ETH Adapter provides a convenient solution for connecting your computer to a network through an Ethernet cable. Offering compatibility with Windows, Linux, and Mac operating systems, this adapter supports 10/100 Mbps Ethernet speeds. It operates as a bus-powered device, drawing power directly from the host PC’s USB port and eliminating the need for an external power supply.
To set up the adapter, simply plug it into an available USB port on your computer and connect a Category 5 cable to the RJ-45 connector on the adapter. Additionally, the adapter includes an EZ Installation Wizard, making the installation of drivers and utilities effortless. See also the Sager NP7260 BlueSoleil Driver and BlueSoleil Bluetooth Driver.
There is also the Xperia X Compact Driver as well if you have an Xperia compact driver.
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