Overview of INF Files
Microsoft Windows drivers must have an information (INF) file in order to be installed. An INF file is a text file that contains all the information that the device installation components must have in order to install a driver. This information includes the following:
Driver name and location
Driver version information
Windows INF files do not contain installation scripts. The installation procedures are part of a Microsoft Win32 installer application, such as the New Device Wizard and the Add Hardware Wizard, with each INF file acting as a resource.
This section contains the following information:
See INF File Sections and Directives for a complete description of INF file format.
Build date: 11/16/2013