How To Find The Vendor and Product ID for USB Devices?
Primary Software Version: 3.3.1
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: N/A
I am working to develop a USB device driver using the VISA Driver Development Wizard, and do not know where to find my USB device Product ID and Vendor ID?
Microsoft has generated a free utility, as part of the Debugging Tools for Windows, which allows users to perform data query on USB controllers and connected USB devices. Universal Serial Bus Viewer, USBView.exe, provides a graphical interface for users to browse all available USB controllers and USB devices present on the system. USBView offers a convenient method for obtaining device information, such as Product ID or Vendor ID, which must be included in the creation of a device driver
Using the USBView Application:
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Report Date: 09/02/2005
Last Updated: 03/05/2010
Document ID: 3P1C7JY3