52 questions with Windows Driver Kit (WDK) tags

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does FWPM_CONDITION_IP_DESTINATION_ADDRESS_TYPE have a wrong description?

i see that FWPM_CONDITION_IP_DESTINATION_ADDRESS_TYPE represents "the destination IP address type for forwarded packets." this condition is supported for the following layers FWPM_LAYER_IPFORWARD FWPM_LAYER_OUTBOUND_TRANSPORT …

Windows API - Win32
Windows API - Win32
A core set of Windows application programming interfaces (APIs) for desktop and server applications. Previously known as Win32 API.
2,511 questions
Windows Network
Windows Network
Windows: A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.Network: A group of devices that communicate either wirelessly or via a physical connection.
706 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-15T12:26:44.65+00:00
Or Eliyahu 0 Reputation points
edited the question 2024-07-15T13:28:11.3366667+00:00
Or Eliyahu 0 Reputation points
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Why RebootForDeiceRecovery step fails during HLK , DF - Concurrent Hardware And Operating System (CHAOS) Test (Development and Intergration).

Hi. I am currently in the process of HLK certifying the PCIe video capture card driver. The development environment is as follows. HLK Server OS: window server 2019 Standard Taget OS BuildNumber: Win10 1904 Drvier: KMDF 1.11 Connect Slot: PCIe…

Windows Hardware Performance
Windows Hardware Performance
Windows: A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.Hardware Performance: Delivering / providing hardware or hardware systems or adjusting / adapting hardware or hardware systems.
1,574 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-05-29T07:41:31.5+00:00
isjung 0 Reputation points
edited an answer 2024-07-15T09:09:45.1566667+00:00
isjung 0 Reputation points
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Notebook shuts off screen backlight when charging

For some months i have noticed that my notebook has screen brightness problems, when unplugging and plugging the charger, the screen goes black, in which you can only see with a flashlight or in day. I had a way of dodging this problem by messing with…

Windows 10
Windows 10
A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.
11,144 questions
Windows
Windows
A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.
5,056 questions
Windows 10 Compatibility
Windows 10 Compatibility
Windows 10: A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.Compatibility: The extent to which hardware or software adheres to an accepted standard.
467 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-11T01:02:44.9233333+00:00
Search By 0 Reputation points
answered 2024-07-11T14:04:23.9933333+00:00
Wesley Li 6,600 Reputation points
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HOW TO ACTIVATE THE RAID CONTROLLER

Hello, for a few weeks I have had problems when playing games, since they close or give me a blue screen. I investigated, and apparently in the Device Manager I got the Raid controller with an exclamation, that was what was giving me problems, I tried to…

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-11T10:57:52.8333333+00:00
tania aa 0 Reputation points
commented 2024-07-11T11:14:10.5033333+00:00
Olaf Helper 43,081 Reputation points
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GameInput issues with detecting input when Xbox controller is connected via bluetooth

Hi, I was following the tutorials on utilising GameInput, a component of GDK (from here https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/gaming/gdk/_content/gc/input/overviews/input-fundamentals) and noticed that if I have a controller connected via bluetooth the…

C++
C++
A high-level, general-purpose programming language, created as an extension of the C programming language, that has object-oriented, generic, and functional features in addition to facilities for low-level memory manipulation.
3,626 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-09T12:02:48.8133333+00:00
Alan Walker 20 Reputation points
accepted 2024-07-10T12:05:15.6966667+00:00
Alan Walker 20 Reputation points
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How to fix CFU Firmware Update Simulation build issues in Visual Studio 2022

Hi All, I’m encountering issues while migrating and building our CFU Firmware Update Simulation project from Visual Studio 2019 to Visual Studio 2022. Could you please help with the following? Some of issues which I am facing at the moment: Linker Error:…

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-09T13:56:37.0066667+00:00
commented 2024-07-09T13:57:59.4266667+00:00
1 answer

Issues with installing windows driver kit for windows 11 x64 bit architecture

So I have been having quite an issue with the wdk and everything especially, i cannot include anyfile ntifs.h nor anything doesnt seem to exsist on my pc even tho i installed it any particular fixes i have tried everything i could find on the internet

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-22T14:58:36.5933333+00:00
Mac Zs 0 Reputation points
commented 2024-07-08T17:31:30.0966667+00:00
Fernando-9748 0 Reputation points
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how to fix dvd driver on windows 10

how install a dvd drive in device manager

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-07T15:38:21.57+00:00
Vishnu 0 Reputation points
1 answer

How to install a self-built driver on Windows 10 without enabling testsigning mode?

I am building Virtualbox Guest Additions to run on a virtual machine (including creating and installing some drivers on Windows). Testing in testsigning mode has been successful, but when I disable testsigning, I encounter the error 'Windows cannot…

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-05T00:58:51.1966667+00:00
ngochoaitn 0 Reputation points
answered 2024-07-06T01:32:21.0133333+00:00
ngochoaitn 0 Reputation points
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sabrent 4 bay docking station not recognized

I recently purchased a sabrent 4 bay docking station but does not work even after downloading drivers. need assistance understanding what i am doing wrong. any help is appreciated.

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-04T06:06:26.85+00:00
Librado Martinez 0 Reputation points
commented 2024-07-04T06:07:13.3733333+00:00
Librado Martinez 0 Reputation points
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How to access registry items under driver service registry key path of Win11 24H2 in a WDF driver?

I am currently utilizing a Kernel Mode Driver Framework (KMDF) driver, employing the RtlQueryRegistryValues function with parameters (RTL_REGISTRY_ABSOLUTE, L"\Registry\Machine\System\CurrentControlSet\Services...") to access specific registry…

C++
C++
A high-level, general-purpose programming language, created as an extension of the C programming language, that has object-oriented, generic, and functional features in addition to facilities for low-level memory manipulation.
3,626 questions
Windows Hardware Performance
Windows Hardware Performance
Windows: A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.Hardware Performance: Delivering / providing hardware or hardware systems or adjusting / adapting hardware or hardware systems.
1,574 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-05-22T01:22:02.8666667+00:00
Jingshan Song (Jingshan) 20 Reputation points
commented 2024-07-03T08:21:21.8066667+00:00
Hoàng Long Nguyễn 0 Reputation points
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Obtaining current linked lane count for USB 3.2 Gen 2x2(20Gb/s) device using Windows APIs

How can I obtain the current linked lane count for a USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 device using Windows APIs? I have successfully obtained USB 3.2 Gen 2(10Gb/s) current linked one lane information using IOCTL_USB_GET_NODE_CONNECTION_INFORMATION_EX_V2 from…

Windows Hardware Performance
Windows Hardware Performance
Windows: A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.Hardware Performance: Delivering / providing hardware or hardware systems or adjusting / adapting hardware or hardware systems.
1,574 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-03T00:38:09.04+00:00
MD 0 Reputation points
edited the question 2024-07-03T01:43:29.78+00:00
Jeanine Zhang-MSFT 9,431 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
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Where I can find updated testing tools and requirements specification related to Smart Card Minidriver Certification Test?

Smart Card Minidriver Certification Test refers to quite outdated minidriver implementation testing tool which refers to "Smart Card Minidriver Certification Requirements for Windows Base Cryptographic Service Provider (Base CSP) and Smart Card Key…

Windows 10 Security
Windows 10 Security
Windows 10: A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.Security: The precautions taken to guard against crime, attack, sabotage, espionage, or another threat.
2,836 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-07-01T18:19:44.76+00:00
Dariusz Lewicki 0 Reputation points
edited the question 2024-07-03T00:53:00.6866667+00:00
Jeanine Zhang-MSFT 9,431 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
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Problems with debug on Visio Studio driver inf file for Windows 11 - BixVReader

I can't finish the debug of inf file because i get 3 errors: Service binary 'C:\WINDOWS\System32\drivers\WUDFRd.sys' should reference a CopyFiles destination file. BixVReader C:\vsmartcard\virtualsmartcard\win32\BixVReader\BixVReader.inf…

Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,912 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-30T19:42:29.9233333+00:00
G-TRANSPORT.EU 0 Reputation points
edited the question 2024-07-01T01:22:42.7033333+00:00
Tianyu Sun-MSFT 29,346 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
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how to imporve SMB2 copy performance in win11 23H2 computer

hi : I encounter a SMB2 copy performance low problem. The test system is win11 23H2. I use a motor-comm NIC card(GigaBit) as a server, and use a Realtek NIC card(GigaBit) as a client. Then I run copy action. But I got a low performace. like…

Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,912 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-05-24T09:33:57.9066667+00:00
xiaojiang gu 0 Reputation points
answered 2024-06-28T09:42:23.2733333+00:00
xiaojiang gu 0 Reputation points
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While running the "DF - Reinstall with IO Before and After" test, the driver is missing.

While running the HLK test, the driver is missing. It is not being reinstalled. Why the driver disappeared after this test item? It became the inbox driver installed. Test Item: DF - Reinstall with IO Before and After (Reliability) Has anyone encountered…

Windows Server
Windows Server
A family of Microsoft server operating systems that support enterprise-level management, data storage, applications, and communications.
12,581 questions
Microsoft Partner Center API
Microsoft Partner Center API
Microsoft Partner Center: A Microsoft website for partners that provides access to product support, a partner community, and other partner services.API: A software intermediary that allows two applications to interact with each other.
327 questions
Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,912 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-27T08:15:04.0666667+00:00
相 原 0 Reputation points
1 answer

Issues with Processor Information After Hot-Plugging Cores

The program retrieves CPU utilization through the "Processor Information" counter. However, if the program is running and additional CPU cores are hot-plugged, it cannot access data from the newly added CPUs. A process restart is required to…

Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-26T08:33:09.01+00:00
晨东 孙 0 Reputation points
answered 2024-06-27T03:42:13.89+00:00
josh morrish 0 Reputation points
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NdisOidRequest with NdisRequestSetInformation RequestType return NDIS_STATUS_INVALID_OID

HI, I am test the ndisprot demo project of Windows-driver-samples, I install the ndis protocol driver with kernel mode and run the test application. I change the application, i want to change the operate mode with OID_DOT11_CURRENT_OPERATION_MODE,…

Windows Network
Windows Network
Windows: A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.Network: A group of devices that communicate either wirelessly or via a physical connection.
706 questions
Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,912 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-24T11:02:48.5166667+00:00
Xiaojie Ma 0 Reputation points
edited the question 2024-06-24T11:14:13.6833333+00:00
Xiaojie Ma 0 Reputation points
0 answers

Windows driver framework(WDF): In UAS USB2.0, WarmReset dosen't trigger SUSPEND exit from U3 state

I have an inhouse developed WDF based driver which can run USB WarmReset command in UAS mode in USB2.0 speed. Drive is executing some SCSI commands(Write10) continuously and every minute the test script invokes WarmReset to the device using…

Windows 10
Windows 10
A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.
11,144 questions
Windows 11
Windows 11
A Microsoft operating system designed for productivity, creativity, and ease of use.
8,912 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-24T07:24:42.2533333+00:00
Veeresh Koninti 0 Reputation points
2 answers

how to get the firmware data in the wdi driver

Hi: I am analysising a wifi driver. I can't understand how the device driver get the current firmware data. In linux,the driver can call request_firemware api to get the firmware info, then download the firmware, and the firmware files are placed in…

Windows
Windows
A family of Microsoft operating systems that run across personal computers, tablets, laptops, phones, internet of things devices, self-contained mixed reality headsets, large collaboration screens, and other devices.
5,056 questions
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
Windows Driver Kit (WDK)
A set of Microsoft tools that are used to develop, test, and deploy Windows drivers.
52 questions
asked 2024-06-17T07:24:09.0233333+00:00
Xiaojie Ma 0 Reputation points
answered 2024-06-22T13:45:49.3133333+00:00
MotoX80 32,726 Reputation points