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DOT11_POWER_MODE enumeration

The DOT11_POWER_MODE enumeration defines a power management mode for the PHY on the 802.11 station.

Syntax


typedef enum _DOT11_POWER_MODE { 
  dot11_power_mode_unknown    = 0,
  dot11_power_mode_active     = 1,
  dot11_power_mode_powersave  = 2
} DOT11_POWER_MODE, *PDOT11_POWER_MODE;

Constants

dot11_power_mode_unknown

Specifies an undefined or uninitialized power mode.

dot11_power_mode_active

Specifies an active power mode in which the PHY is always turned on.

dot11_power_mode_powersave

Specifies a power-save mode in which the PHY is periodically turned off.

Remarks

An 802.11 station advertises its power management mode through the Power Management subfield of the Frame Control field in the 802.11 MAC header of transmitted frames. For more information about the Power Management subfield, refer to Clause 8.2.4.1.7 of the IEEE 802.11-2012 standard.

Requirements

Version

Available in Windows Vista and later versions of the Windows operating systems.

Header

Windot11.h (include Ndis.h)

See also

OID_DOT11_ENUM_ASSOCIATION_INFO

 

 

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