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Device Association Framework

Windows system software, starting with Windows 8, that interfaces with networked devices. For example, a Device Association Framework (DAF) for Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) is used to stream media across the network and is implemented as the DAFUPNP.DLL in the Windows system folder.

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Getting a message like this on your smartphone for the first time is a bit startling. Which is worse... this or the one below? See FDSSDP.


(Function Discovery Simple Service Discovery Protocol) The Windows implementation of the SSDP protocol, which allows devices to find each other. The FDSSDP.DLL is the Windows system module that handles SSDP. See SSDP.

Confusing Message?
This message is asking users if they want to transfer files between their mobile device and Windows. Couldn't it have just said that?

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