Obtaining and Setting Miniport Driver Information and NDIS Support for WMI (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 x has been deprecated and is superseded by NDIS 6.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 describes how upper layers and NDIS query and set miniport driver information, and how a miniport driver reports changes in hardware status to upper layers. This section also provides an overview of NDIS support for Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI).
This section includes the following topics: