This function is called to set up USB driver load settings.

BOOL RegisterClientSettings(
LPCWSTR szDriverLibFile, 
LPCWSTR szUniqueDriverId, 
LPCWSTR szReserved, 


  • szDriverLibFile
    [IN] Specifies the client driver DLL name.
  • szUniqueDriverId
    [IN] Specifies a unique client driver identifier string.
  • szReserved
    [IN] Reserved. Set to 0 to ensure compatibility with future versions of Windows CE.
  • lpDriverSettings
    [IN] Pointer to a driver settings structure that specifies how the driver is to be loaded.

Return Values

TRUE indicates success. FALSE indicates failure.


This function is called by client drivers during their installation routine. It sets up appropriate registry keys, based on lpDriverSettings so that the driver is loaded whenever the device is attached.


Runs on Versions Defined in Include Link to
Windows CE OS 2.10 and later      

Note   This API is part of the complete Windows CE OS package as provided by Microsoft. The functionality of a particular platform is determined by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and some devices may not support this API.

See Also

USB_DRIVER_SETTINGS, UnRegisterClientSettings

 Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2004

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