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    Driver search path

    Is there somewhere in the registry in Windows XP where you can specifiy a specific folder for XP to look in for drivers when new hardware is plugged in?

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    Yep and you can use a UNC as well for it.
    Modify the DevicePath Registry Key

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    Yep and you can use a UNC as well for it.
    Modify the DevicePath Registry Key
    Thankyou very much.

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    Is there something similar you do with a Sysprep.ini file?

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    If you search for "DevicePath" in HIVESFT.INF you can set it for builds from CD's etc as well from fresh.

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