Non critical drivers support in DS 7.x
Along with Critical device drivers (MSD and Network) Driver Manager and DeployAnywhere In DS 7.1 onwards supports addition and deployment of Non critical device drivers , You can have following different non critical devices as – BIOS , Bluetooth , Camcoder , Card Reader-Writer ,CD ROM ,CD RW, Chipset, Copier, Digital Camera, Digital Media, DVD-ROM / RW, FAX, IrDa, Joystick, Keyboard, Modem, Monitor, Motherboard, Mouse, MP3 player, Multifunctional , plotter, print server, Printer, Projector, Scanner, Sound, Telephone, TV Tuner Card, UPS , USB, Video Capture ,Video Card ,Web Cam.
In our test setup we have some non critical devices but not all , it is our customer (you) who has different set of devices and work environment where you need to deal with different devices of different vendors in day to day task , If you are using DS 7.1 then I am needing your feedback , Device Drivers for different devices may function differently and may have a specific type of drivers.
And it is not possible to have and test the functionality on all the devices in today’s fast moving technology world, every day vendor comes up with new and different devices
Through this blog I request you, If you have observed any dissimilar devices or device drivers , then please use Driver management console to manage the driver and Deployanywhere feature to retarget those drivers.
As this is first time we have exposed this feature to the customer your feedback is essential; For any issue or unsound behavior please provide your observation either on this blog or to the support team directly.
If i have missed any device in above list please specify the device , this will help us to count on these new devices by meas of testing and supporting.