Combining Dispatch and Synchronization Modes


UMDF 2 is the latest version of UMDF and supersedes UMDF 1. All new UMDF drivers should be written using UMDF 2. No new features are being added to UMDF 1 and there is limited support for UMDF 1 on newer versions of Windows 10. Universal Windows drivers must use UMDF 2.

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Combining a particular queue dispatch mode with a synchronization mode provides the mode of operation, as shown in the following diagram.

combining dispatch and synchronization modes