General Status Indications

Important The Native 802.11 Wireless LAN interface is deprecated in Windows 10 and later. Please use the WLAN Device Driver Interface (WDI) instead. For more information about WDI, see WLAN Universal Windows driver model.

The Native 802.11 miniport driver can make the following general status indications:

The Native 802.11 miniport driver must not make other general status indications. In particular, the driver must not indicate its connection status through NDIS_STATUS_MEDIA_CONNECT or NDIS_STATUS_MEDIA_DISCONNECT. The Native 802.11 framework defines various media-specific indications that the miniport driver must use instead for indicating media connection status. For more information about media-specific indications, see Native 802.11 Status Indications.

For more information about general status indications, see NDIS General Status Indications.