several ways to get the Hardware ID for a device for the Device Control rules;
Using Device Control statistics or Windows Device Manager.
Using Device Control statistics to get
Open Device Control
statistics in Policy Manager.
Find the device that
should be used in the rules from the Devices table.
Use one of the values from
the Hardware IDs, Compatible IDs or Device Class columns.
Device Control reports about
all devices installed on the PC using Policy Manager statistics. As of Client
Security 12.10, Device Control does not report all devices by default. Once the
reporting is enabled, Device Control only sends reports about the devices which
are currently connected to the host. Device Control statistics contain the
ID of the
Name of the
device reported by the system.
comma-separated list of Hardware IDs.
comma-separated list of Compatible IDs.
State of the
device reported by Windows:
Enabled - device
can be used
device cannot be used
Unknown - the
system is unable to get device state. There may be a problem with the device
If device was
disabled by Device Control, this field will contain the Hardware ID from the
Using Windows Device Manager to get
Panel > Device
Select the desired device
from the tree.
Right-click the device,
Properties dialog opens.