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OSR Seminar Schedule   Last Updated: 28-Aug-14  (Read 18142 times)

May-June 2014 Issue of The NT Insider   Last Updated: 18-Jun-14  (Read 1822 times)

Introducing: Advanced WDF Driver Development   Last Updated: 01-Mar-14  (Read 4485 times)

Instant Online Crash Dump Analyzer   Last Updated: 03-Sep-10  (Read 42009 times)

Online Crash Analyzer Got a crash dump? Analyze it instantly online (and for free) using OSR's Instant Online Crash Dump Analyzer.  Accepts mini-dumps and kernel summary dumps... you can even zip and upload PDBs.  Check it out!

Driver Jobs: 4 Jobs Available For Driver Writers   Last Updated: 02-Sep-14

OSR Dev Blog posts are now being created and posted at http://www.osr.com/developers-blog/. Please check that location for future posts. We are listing the most recent posts from that site here, as a convenience. See the full list of our blog posts here.
A Second Chance for WPP Tracing (article + video)
As many of you already know, OSR was responsible for introducing WPP Tracing to the Read more

UMDF V2: A Good or Bad Thing? (article + video)
With its unique C++ syntax and its “charming” COM programming pattern, UMDF has largely been Read more

Sync Scope with Timers and Work Items
Every time I teach a class — every single time — I learn something. ┬áSometimes Read more

When is a WHILE Not a while?
I have a pretty good life.  There are a lot of indicators of this, but Read more

Setting up a 1394 Kernel Debug Connection (Video)
Setting up a kernel debug connection can be intimidating at first, but it’s actually quite Read more

The NT Insider Digital Edition - May-June 2014 Now Available!   Last Updated: 18-Jun-14  (Read 5714 times)

The NT Insider May-June 2014 The May - June 2014 issue of The NT Insider is available exclusively in PDF format for download. Click the image of The NT Insider to the left for the details, and the download link to use.

Articles include:

- Using Bus Interfaces for Driver to Driver Communication
- The WDK Docs Improve Through Regular Releases
- Understanding EvtIoStop, Bugcheck 9F and Related SDV Errors
- Load or Unload
- Drive Letter Alternatives
- Peter Pontificates: We Wah Heeya First
...and more!

The NT Insider is moving to OSR.COM!   Last Updated: 14-Aug-14
To make way for an all new and much improved community web site, the primary home page for The NT Insider has moved to a dedicated section on OSR's corporate web site at http://www.osr.com/nt-insider/. There, you'll find links to PDF versions of all recent issues of The NT Insider as well as HTML versions of recent articles.   Last Updated: 14-Aug-14

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File Systems and Filters: A Specialty
If you're a Windows file system or file system filter driver developer, this section is for you.
Sample WDF Driver for Sealevel Digital I/O Kit   Last Updated: 16-Mar-06  (Downloaded 13547 times)
Here's the latest update to the sample KMDF driver for the Sealevel Digital I/O Kit. It supports the most recent release of the SeaLevel DIO-24 board (the 8018). Have fun!
OsrVirtualCdAndDisk   Last Updated: 11-Aug-05  (Downloaded 3808 times)
The OSR Virtual CD and Disk driver allows a user to mount .ISO,.IMG images as CD-ROMs and allows the user to create and mount .DSK files that act as Disk Drives.  In addition true disk image file format (.bin) has been added
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Zvi Vered: Obtain GUID of driver supplied by microsoft (1 msg, posted 12 mins ago)
Lloyd : UNICODE_STRING from nonpaged pool (13 msgs, last updated 3:14 ago)
elahe shekuhi: Creating FDOs for child devices (5 msgs, last updated 4:02 ago)
Tom Friend: Printer driver help needed (1 msg)
Chibueze Opata: Copying data from kernel to user mode (6 msgs)
aadhya sai: How to check if Irp is already complete (2 msgs)
Fernando Roberto: Close-To-Open Consistency and Mapped I/O (4 msgs, last updated 55 mins ago)
Sanketh Shetty: Callback to IRP_MJ_SHUTDOWN on selectively attaching to network volume. (4 msgs, last updated 2:10 ago)
Haotian Wang: How can I use FILE_OBJECT level Context? (2 msgs, last updated 4:33 ago)
Paul McDonough: Shadow file objects filter issue (6 msgs, last updated 6:43 ago)
Dejan Maksimovic: W7 different Lanman server reads/writes from XP? (1 msg)
Ziv Huang: locking and FltXXX API (4 msgs)
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