What is a PCMCIA data card?

Answer The PCMCIA data card was an innovation sparked by the rapid growth of information technology (IT) and mobile computing during the 1990s. Increasing demand was placed on the IT industry to develop s... Read More »

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What is a PCMCIA card slot?

The PCMCIA was an organization that developed the technical specifications for what is now simply called a PC card. The slot is simply a method of connecting a PC card to a computer--typically a no... Read More »

USB to PCMCIA Card Adapters?

While not all computers come with an available PCMCIA port, every modern computer comes with at least one USB port. USB to PCMCIA adapters can run between $150 to $250.

What is a PCMCIA Ethernet card?

A PCMCIA network card is an external interface used to add local networking capabilities for a laptop. The card is a thick credit-card-size interface that connects directly to the laptop.Significan... Read More »

How to Add Memory Using a PCMCIA Card?

A PCMCIA card is an expansion card used on laptop computers. This slot allows for additional hardware to easily slide in and out of the computer. Hardware often used includes wireless adapters, Fir... Read More »