How to get an unknown printer VendorID (VID) and ProductID (PID) on Windows

For Windows users:

  1. Go to the Start menu

  2. Select “Devices and Printers”

  3. Double-click on your 3D Printer

  4. Select the “Hardware” Tab

  5. Select “Properties”

  6. Select the “Details” Tab

  7. From the “Device description” Menu select “Hardware Ids”

  8. Copy the numbers next to “VID_” and “PID_” (in this case, 2974 and 0503)