Driverquery command

Updated: 11/12/2023 by Computer Hope
drivparm command

The driverquery command enables an administrator to display a list of installed device drivers.


Driverquery is an external command and is available for the following Microsoft operating systems.

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


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