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AdaptecTotalConnect host adapter kit (AVA-1515) delivers a quick, easy, and 100-percent compatible way to connect up to seven SCSI-2 peripherals to your PC. Just plug in the board, connect the cable, and you have access to hard disk and CD-ROM drives, tape and DAT drives, removable media drives, and more.
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Note: Only drivers that are not included or embedded within a supported operating system are listed below. To see a complete list of supported operating systems see the Product Specifications

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Bios Updates and Other Downloadable Files

Bios Updates and Other Downloads


Microsoft Windows 95

Installing Drivers or Software
changing sparrow irq (html 69 kb)
Product Documentation
Install Guide for the AVA-1515 (PDF 99 KB)
Use Your Product
scsi terms explained (html 77 kb)
Supported Operating Systems
Microsoft MS-DOS 3.x
Microsoft MS-DOS 4.x
Microsoft MS-DOS 5.x
Microsoft MS-DOS 6.x
Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Microsoft Windows 3.10
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows 95a
Microsoft Windows 95b
Microsoft Windows 95c
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
Microsoft Windows for Workgroups 3.11
Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0

Bus System Interface Type

ISA 16 Bit
External Connectors
25-pin, DB25
Internal Connectors
50-pin, flat cable
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 5 Mbytes/sec (synchronous, on the SCSI bus)
Package Contents
AVA-1515 ISA-to-SCSI host adapter with BIOS
AVA-1505/1515 Installation Guide
Adaptec EZ-SCSI Lite software version 3.0L diskette
Adaptec EZ-SCSI Lite version 3.0L User's Manual
TapeMate II software diskette and Installation Guide
Warranty/Registration card
Read Me First card
Internal SCSI cable
5 years

Supported Protocols


Advanced SCSI Features

Advanced SCSI Programming Interface (ASPI) compliant
Synchronous and asynchronous data transfer

Electrical Terminations

Single-ended, passive

Board Dimensions

3.5" x 6.25" (8.9 cm x 15.9 cm)