Introduction to NDIS Miniport Drivers (NDIS 5.1)

Note NDIS 5. x has been deprecated and is superseded by NDIS 6. x. For new NDIS driver development, see Network Drivers Starting with Windows Vista. For information about porting NDIS 5. x drivers to NDIS 6. x, see Porting NDIS 5.x Drivers to NDIS 6.0.

This section introduces miniport drivers for Windows 2000 and later versions of the operating system. This section includes the following topics:

Types of NDIS Miniport Drivers

Network Interface Card Support

Important Features of Miniport Driver Code

Sample NDIS Miniport Drivers

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