Microsoft DOS driverquery command

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

About driverquery

Enables an administrator to display a list of installed device drivers.

Availability

The driverquery command is an external command and is available in the below Microsoft operating systems.

Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 10

Driverquery syntax

DRIVERQUERY [/S system [/U username [/P [password]]]] [/FO format] [/NH] [/SI] [/V]

/S system Specifies the remote system of where to connect.
/U [domain\]user Specifies the user context under which the command should execute.
/P [password] Specify the password for the given user context.
/FO format Specifies the type of output to display. Valid values to be passed with the switch are "TABLE", "LIST", "CSV".
/NH   Specifies that the "Column Header" should be hidden. Valid for "TABLE" and "CSV" format only.
/SI   Provides information about signed drivers.
/V   Displays verbose output. Not valid for signed drivers.

Driverquery examples

driverquery

Displays the list of device drivers on the computer similar to the example output below.

Module Name  Display Name           Driver Type   Link Date
============ ====================== ============= ======================
...
PptpMiniport WAN Miniport (PPTP) Kernel 7/15/2016 8:28:13 PM
Processor Processor Driver Kernel 7/15/2016 8:10:42 PM
Psched QoS Packet Scheduler Kernel 7/15/2016 8:25:21 PM
QWAVEdrv QWAVE driver Kernel 7/15/2016 8:28:46 PM
RasAcd Remote Access Auto Con Kernel 7/15/2016 8:29:11 PM
RasAgileVpn WAN Miniport (IKEv2) Kernel 7/15/2016 8:27:00 PM
Rasl2tp WAN Miniport (L2TP) Kernel 7/15/2016 8:27:35 PM
RasPppoe Remote Access PPPOE Dr Kernel 7/15/2016 8:28:21 PM
RasSstp WAN Miniport (SSTP) Kernel 7/15/2016 8:27:11 PM
...