Developing drivers in Visual Studio

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This session will present an overview on how to develop drivers in Visual Studio using the new Windows Developer Kit (WDK) add-on pack. Topics will include developing, building, packaging, signing, deploying, debugging, testing and verifying device drivers – all within Visual Studio.

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      Great session and a great segway to the Windows 8 Kernel Debug Transports and Certification requirements talk!

      Learn more about Network kernel debugging and USB3 debugging here:

    • User profile image

      Historic talk.  Someday I will be telling my grandkids about how we used  to write drivers and I'll be able to tell them that I was at the session where it all changed for the better. Thank you.

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      MS Community Contributor

      This is what is expected from Doron - be always on top of the game :). Thank you Doron!

    • User profile image

      your welcome. glad everyone liked the work we have done so far

    • User profile image

      Great session.

      Being able to VS to build device driver is cool.

      BTW: Does it exist a special build of the STL library that can be used for drivers? Seems that you ban C++ exceptions in driver code; would STL work if it throws SEH exceptions instead of C++ exceptions? Will such a version of STL be available in VC11?



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      Very good session and Doron always Rocks...

      But no talk about co-installer? Now onwords we dont have to provide co-installer with driver:)

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