Category Archives: Microsoft Windows

Check if Hardware DEP is enabled on Windows OS

Make sure hardware DEP is working on your Windows OS. Type this text on cmd.exe command prompt: wmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_Availablewmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_Available Example output: C:\>wmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_Available DataExecutionPrevention_Available TRUEC:\>wmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_Available DataExecutionPrevention_Available TRUE Type this text to determine the current DEP support policy: wmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_SupportPolicywmic OS Get DataExecutionPrevention_SupportPolicy Example […]

Check if PAE is enabled on Windows 7

Detect if PAE (Physical Address Extension) is enabled in your OS. Type this command in cmd.exe command prompt: wmic os get PAEEnabledwmic os get PAEEnabled Example output: C:\> wmic os get PAEEnabled PAEEnabledC:\> wmic os get PAEEnabled PAEEnabled

Enable DEP and ASLR on a Delphi XE executable

Enable DEP and ASLR flags on a Delphi XE+ executable: unit Unit1;   //{$SetPEOptFlags $100} //to set the ASLR flag //{$SetPEOptFlags $40} //to set the DEP flag {$SetPEOptFlags $140} //to set both DEP + ASLR in one lineunit Unit1; //{$SetPEOptFlags $100} //to set the ASLR flag //{$SetPEOptFlags $40} //to set the DEP flag {$SetPEOptFlags $140} […]

Automate Code Signing with InnoSetup

Open Inno Setup, click on Tools -> Configure Sign Tools… -> Add… Name of the Sign Tool: SignToolSignTool Command of the Sign Tool: cmd.exe /c cd "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\Windows\v7.1\Bin" &signtool.exe sign /f certificate.pfx /p yourpassword /t http://timestamp.globalsign.com/scripts/timestamp.dll $fcmd.exe /c cd "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\Windows\v7.1\Bin" &signtool.exe sign /f certificate.pfx /p yourpassword /t http://timestamp.globalsign.com/scripts/timestamp.dll $f Then in your […]

Convert single image to video with VirtualDub

With VirtualDub it is very easy to create a video file using a single image (or in other words, convert a single image file to a video file). Open VirtualDub, then click on “File” -> “Open video file…” and select the image file (PNG, JPG, JPEG, etc), now click on “Video” -> “Frame Rate…” to […]

Write raw disk image to a removable device

Win32 Disk Imager is a free and open source application for Microsoft Windows operating systems designed to write a raw disk image to a removable device or backup a removable device to a raw image file. In short, this tool is used for writing images to USB sticks or SD/CF cards. It is very useful […]

Best Icon Editors Software for Microsoft Windows

We found a lot of free and commercial icon editors software out there, but from our testings we have selected only 5 of them. Icon editors are very good if you need to edit an icon, merge multiple icons inside one single icon, create icons for Microsoft Windows Vista operating system, create icons for Mac […]

HDD Low Level Format Tool

HDD Low Level Format Tool is a small and very useful utility for Microsoft Windows operating systems that is used for low-level hard disk drive formatting. Supported interfaces are: S-ATA (SATA), IDE (E-IDE), SCSI, SAS, USB, FIREWIRE. It can format numerous devices, including flash cards, USBs and Firewire drives. Almost any hard disk manufacturers are […]

Clean DNS Cache Microsoft Windows

Run these commands from the command prompt cmd.exe. Show DNS Cache ipconfig /displaydnsipconfig /displaydns Clean DNS Cache ipconfig /flushdnsipconfig /flushdns