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How to activate 'Hardware Update wizard' programmatically

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Is there a way to bring this wizard up on demand?
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Yes, you can just use
TCHAR* pCmd = _T("rundll32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL hdwwiz.cpl");
 
ShellExecute(NULL,_T("open"),pCmd,NULL,NULL,SW_SHOW);

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by:yossikally
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Thanks.  Is there a way to have it pre-select an INF file so that I won't have to browse for it?
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by:jkr
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No, sorry, not that I am aware of - that "interface" is very sparse and not officially documented.
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