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Windows 7: where Windows store drivers signatures .cat files ?

16 Apr 2017   #1
PeterMac83

Windows 7
 
 
where Windows store drivers signatures .cat files ?

I need to find xinputhid, xinputhid.sys driver signature .cat file, where Windows store this files ?


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16 Apr 2017   #2
CADesertRat

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

It's probably in windows/system32 but have you tried searching for it?
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16 Apr 2017   #3
PeterMac83

Windows 7
 
 

Where in System32 ? I do not see .cat files there.

xinputhid.sys is located in System32/Drivers
xinputhid.inf is located in Windows\INF

but there is no any .cat signature file in this locations

So I can't install this driver in newer system because there is no signature to it.
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18 Apr 2017   #4
PeterMac83

Windows 7
 
 

help
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18 Apr 2017   #5
CADesertRat

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Try these links to see if they are helpful.
"Catalog Files and Digital Signatures"

Catalog Files and Digital Signatures

"Where are Device Drivers stored in Windows 7? – DriverStore"

Where are Device Drivers stored in Windows 7: DriverStore

"How to Install Driver with a cat file?"

windows - How to Install Driver with a cat file? - Stack Overflow
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