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GeneralRe: Windows CBT Hooks Pin
leon de boer16-Apr-20 4:02
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QuestionAccessing HDD drive Pin
_Flaviu14-Apr-20 9:32
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Richard MacCutchan14-Apr-20 21:14
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kalberts16-Apr-20 10:57
kalberts16-Apr-20 10:57 
I haven't gotten around to check this out myself yet, but I am studying the "Windows Internals" book by Mark Russinovich (the guy creating the Sysinternals suite). There I found that the object name \Device\HarddiskX\DRX (with 'X' being replaced by a digit from 0 upwards; you can find it using the Sysinternals WinObj utility).

It is not clear to me when to use this name and when to use the \Global??\PhysicalDriveX name. Russinovich writes that "The Windows application layer converts the name to \Global??\PhysicalDriveX berofe handling the name to the Windwows object manager" - it seems like that PhysicalDriveX format is some old legacy format. It is far from clear to me!

So you may try a Global??\ prefix, or you might try \Device\HarddiskX\DRX (appearently with X replaced by 2 in your case). When you find out what works, tell it, and I will use it when I get that far myself!
GeneralRe: Accessing HDD drive Pin
JudyL_MD17-Apr-20 4:48
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_Flaviu19-Apr-20 2:32
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Richard MacCutchan19-Apr-20 3:01
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Richard MacCutchan19-Apr-20 3:25
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Questionvoid type Pin
Calin Negru10-Apr-20 22:20
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