Hawking Technologies PN578 Driver Download (Official)

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The PN578 is a modem manufactured by Hawking. If you cannot connect to the network, or have slow transfer speeds or intermittent disconnection problems, you may need to update your modem driver or firmware. Visitors have downloaded this file "PN578.ZIP" 623 times with an aggregate rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on 16 reviews. It is compatible with PCs running Windows XP, among other operating systems. The total disk space used for this update is 3.7 MB.

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Supported Models


Motorola SM56 ISA Modem

Motorola SM56 ISA Voice Modem

Motorola SM56 Modem Serial Wave Device

Motorola SM56 PCI Speakerphone Modem

Motorola SM56 PCI Voice Modem


Hawking Technologies


Supported Operating Systems

Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT4, Windows ME, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95

File Name

Additional Notes

Modem Morotola Chipset WS-5614PSL

Uploaded By

Jayakumar (DG Staff Member) on 31-Jul-2004

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How to Update PN578 Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the PN578 driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter Hawking Technologies PN578 into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Hawking Technologies Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the Hawking Technologies website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

After downloading the new driver, proceed with installation. On Windows, use the built-in Device Manager utility to manage your system's devices and drivers. To access it:

  1. Right-click the Start button

  2. Select "Device Manager" from the menu

  3. Locate the device needing the update

  4. Right-click the device and choose "Update driver"

  5. Follow the on-screen prompts to install

Once complete, restart your computer to ensure the new driver is fully implemented and functioning properly.

This process helps maintain your system's performance and compatibility with various hardware components.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
W98/MCA.CPL 87.6 KB 19 Feb 1999
W98/UNINST.EXE 29.2 KB 4 Feb 1999
W98/SERWAVE.INF 1.6 KB 4 Feb 1999
W98/SM56SET.EXE 63.0 KB 8 Mar 1999
W98/MUNINST.EXE 34.8 KB 4 Feb 1999
W98/MOTVCD.VXD 27.0 KB 13 Jan 1999
W98/SM56PCI1.VXD 355.4 KB 8 Mar 1999
W98/SM5698.CAT 37 bytes 8 Feb 1999
W98/SM56PCI.VXD 555.5 KB 8 Mar 1999
W98/MISGMODM.INF 42.4 KB 26 Mar 1999
W98/README.DOC 648.2 KB 9 Feb 1999
W98/REVHIST.DOC 53.2 KB 8 Mar 1999
W98/SM56.REG 97.7 KB 19 Feb 1999
NT40/MCA.CPL 77.3 KB 4 Mar 1999
NT40/SMSERIAL.SYS 1.0 MB 19 Mar 1999
NT40/SERWAVE.INF 1.6 KB 4 Feb 1999
NT40/SM56SET.EXE 29.2 KB 4 Mar 1999
NT40/MUNINST.EXE 43.0 KB 18 Mar 1999
NT40/SM56NT4.CAT 38 bytes 8 Feb 1999
NT40/MISGMODM.INF 37.1 KB 4 May 1999
NT40/README.DOC 648.2 KB 9 Feb 1999
NT40/REVHIST.DOC 12.3 KB 19 Mar 1999
NT40/SM56.REG 97.7 KB 19 Feb 1999
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