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Hi every Coder.
I just wanna start coding Windows File system using Minifilter drivers. I'm not quite familiar with this topic and I never worked on drivers or file systems before. I seek for Help how to start and what to read.(In terms of time, I have 2 months , do you think it's enough ?)
regards.
Posted 24-Mar-13 17:05pm
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Mohibur Rashid at 24-Mar-13 23:02pm
   
google?
sami1985sami at 27-Mar-13 3:29am
   
I did, but I got lost,
Hawkfuture at 24-Mar-13 23:46pm
   
WDK/MSDN?
sami1985sami at 27-Mar-13 3:31am
   
I red some of them, but seems that I need make other reading before going to WDK/MSDN.
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Solution 1

That will be not so simple for you to start with drivers.
The major documentation which you should use is WDK. Not worry if it will be hard to read at start but as you have objective to learn it you will win.
Getting started with drivers development[^]
The main part of it for you is IFS. Previously it was separated DDK but not it included into the WDK package. Here you can read abt that: Installable File System[^]
 
Regards,
Maxim.
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sami1985sami at 27-Mar-13 3:36am
   
Hi
If someone can show me the basic structure for mini-filter driver, I think this will help me out a lot.
Thnx Coders.
Maxim Kartavenkov at 27-Mar-13 3:58am
   
Once you have WDK installed you can find samples as the followed path DDK\version\src\filesys\miniFilter
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Maxim Kartavenkov at 25-Mar-13 5:53am
   
Hi Alex,
Not sure that will be usefull to him. He starting with the drivers and with IFS. In IFS drivers there is no access to any WinAPI includig CryptoAPI as it totally kernel driver type.
Maxim.
sami1985sami at 27-Mar-13 3:33am
   
I think I'll need that later for sure
Volynsky Alex at 27-Mar-13 5:44am
   
OK Maxim, but what do you think about it:
- Windows FileSystem Mini Filter Driver Development
http://softwarekishorekoney.blogspot.co.il/2011/06/windows-mini-filter-driver.html
- Creating an INF File for a Minifilter Driver:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/ff540045%28v=vs.85%29.aspx
- C++ in minifilter driver:
http://www.osronline.com/showThread.cfm?link=108912
Maxim Kartavenkov at 27-Mar-13 6:35am
   
Yep, that links can be useful.
Volynsky Alex at 27-Mar-13 6:39am
   
Fine Maxim!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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