As a query, NDIS and overlying drivers use the OID_GEN_RCV_DISCARDS OID to determine the number of receive discards on a miniport adapter.
- Windows Vista and later versions of Windows
NDIS handles this OID for miniport drivers. See the OID_GEN_STATISTICS OID for more information about statistics.
The count is the dropped-receive-buffer error count as described in RFC 2863.