Design Guide

Audio Devices Design Guide

This section describes how to design Microsoft Windows Driver Model (WDM) audio drivers. These drivers control audio adapters that render and capture streams containing audio data in wave and MIDI formats.

The following topics are discussed:

WDM Audio Drivers Overview

WDM Audio Architecture: Basic Concepts

WDM Audio Architecture: Advanced Topics

WDM Audio Support in Different Versions of Windows

Windows Audio Processing Objects

Audio Miniport Drivers

Driver Support for Legacy Audio Interfaces

Driver Support for DirectSound

Driver Support for DirectMusic



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