DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite

The DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite device property represents a vendor URL for a device instance.

Property key

DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite

Property-data-type identifier

DEVPROP_TYPE_STRING

Property access

Read-only access by installation applications and installers

Localized?

Yes

 

Remarks

The URL can be a link to the root of the vendor website, a webpage within a website, or a redirection page. The URL can also contain parameters, for example, the following URL contains a prod parameter that supplies the product identifier "DSC530" and a rev parameter that supplies the number "34":


http://www.microsoft.com/redirect?prod=DSC530&rev=34

You can set the value of DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite by an INF AddProperty directive that is included in the INF DDInstall section of the INF file that installs the device. You can retrieve the value of DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite by calling SetupDiGetDeviceProperty.

The following is an example of how to use an INF AddProperty directive to set the DEVPKEY_DrvPkg_VendorWebSite property value for a device that is installed by an INF DDInstall section "SampleDDInstallSection":


[SampleDDinstallSection]
...
AddProperty=SampleAddPropertySection
...

[SampleAddPropertySection] 
DeviceVendorWebsite,,,,"http://www.microsoft.com/redirect?prod=DSC530&rev=34"
...

Requirements

Version

Available in Windows Vista and later versions of Windows.

Header

Devpkey.h (include Devpkey.h)

See also

INF AddProperty Directive
INF DDInstall Section
SetupDiGetDeviceProperty

 

 

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