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Microsoft HID Class Driver - Windows Vista Service

USB Miniport Driver for Input Devices by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 10, 7, 8 and XP.

Startup Type

Windows Vista edition without SP SP1 SP2
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Default Properties

Display name:Microsoft HID Class Driver
Service name:HidUsb
Type:kernel
Path:%WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS\hidusb.sys
Error control:ignore
Group:extended base

Default Behavior

Microsoft HID Class Driver is a kernel mode driver. If Microsoft HID Class Driver fails to load or initialize, Windows Vista start up proceeds. No warning is displayed, but the error is recorded into the Event Log.

Restore Default Startup Type for Microsoft HID Class Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows Vista edition and Service Pack, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreMicrosoftHIDClassDriverWindowsVista.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the hidusb.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\system32\DRIVERS folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows Vista installation media.