This section summarizes the general Setup functions. Device installation applications can use these functions to do the following:
Read and process INF files.
Determine the amount of free space that is required on the installation's target system.
Move files from installation source media to media on the installation's target system, while requesting user intervention as needed.
Create a log of files moved during an installation.
Write log entries to the SetupAPI text logs.
The general Setup functions listed in this section are described in detail in the Microsoft Windows SDK documentation.
This section includes the following topics: