Non Pnp/Legacy drivers on win2k / winXP

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Drivers' started by Guest, Feb 1, 2004.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest


    I'm installing a kernel driver using Service Control Manager API's.

    Installation, loading, unloading works perfectly fine.

    It appears that Uninstall will be completed anly after I restart the machine
    (Device Manager says so for my driver)

    How should I install a kernel driver in a way that will not set such
    limitation on the uninstall process? (I need to make sure that the scenario
    Install, Uninstall, Install will work)

    Guest, Feb 1, 2004
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  2. You don't with install other than some simple pieces, but most of the
    logic is in the driver itself. Look at the DDK.
    David J. Craig, Feb 1, 2004
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  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Are you saying that the it depends on the dispatch routines I register?
    My DriverEntry doesn't register IRP_MJ_PNP dipatch routine

    Guest, Feb 2, 2004
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