Toshiba PC Card Controller May Power 3.3-Volt R2 PC Card at 5 Volts

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Symptoms
The Toshiba PC Card controller (ToPIC) may power 3.3-volt R2 PC Cards at 5 volts.
Cause
This problem occurs because the Windows 2000 PC Card bus driver does not handle the voltage levels for these R2 PC Cards correctly.
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The following files are available for download from the MicrosoftDownload Center:
Release Date: February 15, 2002

For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date         Time   Version        Size     File name   --------------------------------------------------------   28-Aug-2001  14:33                  34,772  Ntdetect.com   13-Sep-2001  16:57  5.0.2195.4338   59,152  Pci.sys   22-Aug-2001  11:39  5.0.2195.4218  109,456  Pcmcia.sys				

Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 3.
More information
For additional information about how to obtain a hotfix for Windows 2000 Datacenter Server, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
265173 The Datacenter Program and Windows 2000 Datacenter Server Product
For additional information about how to install multiple hotfixes with only one reboot, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
296861 Use QChain.exe to Install Multiple Hotfixes with One Reboot
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