Device and Driver Installation Advanced Topics

This section provides advanced information for device and driver installation.

Note   Before you review the topics in this section, we recommend that you study and understand the information in the Device and Driver Installation Fundamental Topics.

This section includes the following topics:

Creating Secure Device Installations

Using a Component INF File

Device Identification and Properties

Device Installations and System Restarts

Device Installations on 64-Bit Systems

Drivers with Special Installation Requirements

Registry Trees and Keys for Devices and Drivers

Troubleshooting Device and Driver Installations