INF DDInstall.MigrateToDevNode Section

[install-section-name.MigrateToDevNode] |
[install-section-name.nt.MigrateToDevNode] |
[install-section-name.ntx86.MigrateToDevNode] |


The keyboard and mouse class installers copy the entry values specified by the list of value-name strings from the registry key HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\ServiceName\Parameters to the device node of the device being installed.

Entries and Values


Specifies the service name associated with a device port (for example, i8042prt, sermouse, and so on).


Specifies an entry value under the registry key HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\ServiceName\Parameters.


Microsoft supports INF DDinstall.MigratetoDevNode sections primarily to facilitate porting Windows NT 4.0 legacy devices to Windows 2000 and later.

The keyboard and mouse class installers copy all the value-name entry values before the system starts the device stack. The specified entry values can be any valid registry entry values. The value-name entry values are not deleted from the ...\ServiceName\Parameters registry key.



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