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The DEV_BROADCAST_PORT structure contains information about a modem, serial, or parallel port.

typedef struct _DEV_BROADCAST_PORT {
ULONG dbcp_size;     ULONG dbcp_devicetype;     ULONG dbcp_reserved;     char dbcp_name[1]; } DEV_BROADCAST_PORT;


Size of this structure, in bytes.
Reserved; do not use.
Null-terminated string specifying the friendly name of the port or the device connected to the port. Friendly names are intended to help the user quickly and accurately identify the device¾for example, “COM1”, “Hayes 2400 Smartmodem”, and “LPT1” are considered friendly names.


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