How to Assign a Device Handler to a Device

Illustrates the process for adding a device handler to a device.


To assign a device handler to a device, under the Device Parameters subkey of the device instance, add a value of type REG_SZ named DeviceHandlers. The data entry for this value is the name of the device handler.

The following is an example entry for a fictitious Vid_059&Pid_0031 device.

                     Device Parameters
                        DeviceHandlers = MyDeviceHandler

Device handlers can also be assigned by using device group or device class settings.