Plug and Play for 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 x has been deprecated and is superseded by NDIS 6.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 describes the following:

  • The Plug and Play (PnP) services that NDIS provides for NDIS miniport drivers.

  • The miniport driver requirements for supporting PnP.

  • NDIS processing of PnP events.

This section includes the following topics:

Exporting a MiniportPnPEventNotify Function

Handling the Surprise Removal of a NIC

Handling a Change in the System's Power Source

NDIS Processing of Plug and Play Events

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