PathAndCredentials is a list item type and specifies the local or Universal Naming Convention (UNC) path to an additional location for out-of-box device drivers and, optionally, the credentials used to access that path.

Child Elements


Specifies the credentials used to access the path specified by the Path. (Optional)


Specifies a unique string identifier for the driver path.


Specifies a local or UNC path that contains additional out-of-box device drivers that you copy to the Windows image.

Valid Passes


Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-PnpCustomizationsWinPE | DriverPaths | PathAndCredentials

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-PnpCustomizationsWinPE.

XML Example

The following XML output specifies the UNC paths to two additional locations for device drivers and the credentials used to access those paths.

<!-- First PathAndCredentials list item -->
   <PathAndCredentials wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="1">
<!-- Second PathAndCredentials list item -->
   <PathAndCredentials wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="2">

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