how to retrieve printer driver package path from C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository through programing RRS feed

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  • hello 

    can anybody please tell me how to  retrieve printer driver package path from C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\ through programming is there any function to retrieve driver installed file path .

    if my package is "C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\indimension3.inf_amd64_80d4b89436d5cc83"

    then what is "80d4b89436d5cc83" at end of package.

    how the name is given to package? is this related to guid or something else??

    please reply

    Sunday, March 30, 2014 8:20 AM

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  • what problem are you trying to solve? if uninstall, use the appropriate APIs? the path itself into the driver store is an implementation detail, not something you can take a dependency on.

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    Sunday, March 30, 2014 6:33 PM