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how do i get combofix to run on windows 8.1.

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#1 steven7627


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Posted 26 October 2013 - 10:52 AM

I have used it, since XP.  It worked with Windows 8.  I am not running in compatibility mode

Edit: Moved topic from Windows 8 to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

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Posted 26 October 2013 - 11:25 AM


Please don't run ComboFix on your own, it can cause serious harm to your system if employed falsely.


Regarding your question: ComboFix is not compatible with Windows 8.1 yet. You can't get it to run.




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Posted 18 April 2014 - 09:12 AM

How I can run combofix in windows 8.1

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Posted 18 April 2014 - 09:40 AM

"This program does not work on Windows 8.1 at this time!"



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Posted 18 April 2014 - 01:19 PM

How I can run combofix in windows 8.1

Did you not read the answer to that question provided by myrti directly above your post?

sUBs has advised that he is holding off releasing any working version of his tools for Windows 8.1 which includes both ComboFix and DDS. Meaning he is fully aware of the compatibility issue but needs time for thorough testing to ensure they work safely on that OS.
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