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Capturing USB data in an ETW trace

Paul_AttrydePaul_Attryde Member Posts: 15

Hi,
I am trying to start an ETW session from a command line to capture USB data so that I can troubleshoot a problem with a HID device on a remote machine. This machine doesn't use XHCI so I'm using the Microsoft-Windows-USB-USBPORT and Microsoft-Windows-USB-USBHUB providers from Windows 10. I can get an ETL file that shows device enumeration (for example), but it never contains the data going to/from the device I'm interested in. Do those 2 providers capture the data, or is there another one I should be looking at? Or do I just need to change something on my commands to logman to capture the data? Alternatively, of course, is that I don't know how Message Analyser works :)

Also, now that MS has killed off Message Analyser, what's the best/recommended way of looking at the file once I have it? I still have a copy of Message Analyser, but wondered if there is a recommended replacement?

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