Microsoft Windows CE 3.0  

NDIS IrDA Support

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The NDIS implementation in Windows CE 3.0 features IrDA support. Unlike Windows NT, which supports binding to multiple adapter instances, the Windows CE IRDA protocol driver can bind only to a single miniport driver at a time. In the Windows communications architecture, infrared sockets are exposed through extensions to the Winsock interface.

Windows CE features the following two Windows CE-specific object identifiers that provide for the sharing of hardware resources: