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Forum: Customization 12 Jul 2013
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Posted By joakim
In AutoIt it is really easy with the function...

In AutoIt it is really easy with the function HotKeySet. That is basically what I did with RunAtWinlogon which interprets hotkeys at the Windows login screen; RunAtWinlogon - reboot.pro...
Forum: Customization 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,214
Posted By joakim
Windows does not have this functionality built...

Windows does not have this functionality built in. However, it can of course be solved by some trickery. Basically you would have to launch a service a startup, that can interact with the desktop...
Forum: Customization 16 Nov 2012
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Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Thanks for the tip.

Thanks for the tip.
Forum: Customization 15 Nov 2012
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Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I don't have such a system to test on, so I...

I don't have such a system to test on, so I really have no idea.
Forum: Customization 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Hmm, I forgot the importance of a fake...

Hmm, I forgot the importance of a fake certificate being present. Redoing the process with a bogus certificate will still work. As for 6.2.9200 the offsets are of course different, although the logic...
Forum: Customization 07 Sep 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Just had a quick view at bootmgr version 6.2.9200...

Just had a quick view at bootmgr version 6.2.9200 and noticed there where some difference to 6.2.8250, which mean it did not recompile well in modified condition. Since time is precious these days, I...
Forum: Customization 31 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
It's a bit confusing.. The winload has this xsl...

It's a bit confusing.. The winload has this xsl which is a text file. Save it as bin type (and not res), and open it with a texteditor, and you should be ok. There is no wim inside winload. The wim...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I think you are using the wrong tools to extract...

I think you are using the wrong tools to extract resources from PE files. Use a resource editor or PE editor. I usually use Stud_PE (http://www.cgsoftlabs.ro/studpe.html) but also resource hacker...
Forum: Customization 29 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
@Wicks I've already referenced that...

@Wicks

I've already referenced that application, for which this reply was given:
Forum: Customization 29 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Good to hear that you are interested in doing it...

Good to hear that you are interested in doing it manually, and take a challenge. The "windows is loading files..." black background is taken from the resource named winload.xsl, a xml like text file,...
Forum: Customization 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Hmm, there's something wrong with what you do....

Hmm, there's something wrong with what you do. Use a PE or pure resource editor to open the dll and extract the RCData resource. This resource is the wim that you later with a capable tool (like...
Forum: Customization 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I think the best option for you is to use...

I think the best option for you is to use jeff's/thaimin's tool, which is linked to in the first post.

Regarding the RCData resource, that is a wim, which needs to be uncompressed before you can...
Forum: Customization 22 May 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
@webers I think the best way for you is to head...

@webers
I think the best way for you is to head over here; Coder for Life - Project - Windows 7 Boot Updater (http://www.coderforlife.com/projects/win7boot/)

Manual modification can be tricky,...
Forum: Customization 20 May 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Here's a program to reassemble modified...

Here's a program to reassemble modified bootmgr.exe's; BOOTMGR_Recompiler_v2.zip (http://www.**************/?d9pyrn578bvxbww)

It uses thaimin's brilliant library, MSCompression.dll.
Forum: Customization 06 May 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I posted some instructions for how to reassemble...

I posted some instructions for how to reassemble a modified bootmgr of Windows 8; How to: Modify bootmgr of Windows 8 - Windows 8 - reboot.pro (http://reboot.pro/16824/)

(for the few that find it...
Forum: Customization 28 Apr 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
@thaimin I had a new look at the XpressHuffman...

@thaimin
I had a new look at the XpressHuffman compression in version 6.2.8250. It seems the same, ie broken decompression and always returning BAD_COMPRESSION_BUFFER. At least the compression part...
Forum: Customization 27 Apr 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 10,069
Posted By joakim
Forget about it. Signing it would not make a...

Forget about it. Signing it would not make a difference, and just waste your time. :) It would likely require extensive rebuild of the PE.
Forum: Customization 27 Apr 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
hey friend sending winload.exe.mui????? ...

hey friend sending winload.exe.mui?????
How????[/QUOTE]

Some options:


Copy the file to a flash stick and send it by mail the old fashion way.
By e-mail (have a look at his site).
...
Forum: Customization 14 Apr 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
So I did some debugging and managed to display a...

So I did some debugging and managed to display a bitmap before the BCD menu is displayed on a non-uefi system. I am sure we can figure out something interesting from this...

Hint: Modify code in...
Forum: Customization 12 Apr 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I was looking at newest bootmgr 6.2.8250 and...

I was looking at newest bootmgr 6.2.8250 and managed to reassemble a modified version with digital signature checks deactivated. It was mostly the same as in previous versions, so not very hard. On...
Forum: Customization 01 Feb 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
@thaimin Sounds really good. I ran into too...

@thaimin
Sounds really good. I ran into too many issues with the apis inside ntdll.dll of Windows 8, so I temporarily gave up on my code. I look forward to see what you have!

(and impressive...
Forum: Customization 14 Jan 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Here a nice pdf document that was released less...

Here a nice pdf document that was released less than a month ago; [MS-XCA]: Xpress Compression Algorithm (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh554002(v=PROT.13).aspx) with detailed explanation...
Forum: Customization 13 Jan 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
For whatever it means, if I revert to using...

For whatever it means, if I revert to using RtlDecompressBuffer;

- If CompressionFormat = 3 Then NTSTATUS = STATUS_BAD_COMPRESSION_BUFFER
- If CompressionFormat = 4 Then NTSTATUS =...
Forum: Customization 13 Jan 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
I have been testing the 64-bit version of...

I have been testing the 64-bit version of 6.2.8102.0 now, and this STATUS_BAD_COMPRESSION_BUFFER is driving me nuts!! I get kind of expected return codes though when putting invalid and unsuported...
Forum: Customization 12 Jan 2012
Replies: 912
Views: 369,867
Posted By joakim
Ok I don't have time until tomorrow to look into...

Ok I don't have time until tomorrow to look into this but 2 questions;

1. What are you using RtlDecompressFragment for?
2. Have you verified on both x86 and x64, or just x64? (my failure is on...
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