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Which diagnostic AM-tools are still maintained for compatibility with Win 10?


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#1 midimusicman79

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 10:16 AM

Hi all!

 

For the past decade, several advanced Anti-Malware diagnostic tools have been created by developers here at Bleeping Computer and various other similar sites, and being actively used by the Malware Response Team when assisting members cleaning their computers for malware.

 

And during the same time, several version of Windows have been released and maintained continually, however this does not neccessarily also apply to all diagnostic Anti-Malware tools, of which some have even become outdated.

 

Hence, my question is: Which diagnostic AM-tools are still maintained for compatibility with Win 10?

 

Thank you very much in advance!

 

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Posted 02 January 2016 - 03:20 PM

The primary diagnostic tool we use is FRST since Fabar has ensured it has been kept updated and compatible with Windows 10 as well as previous versions.

Of course DDS and RSIT still can still be used with previous versions of Windows but since FRST works with them, most helpers just use that tool.
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Posted 03 January 2016 - 07:30 AM

Hi, quietman7!

 

Thank you for the prompt and insightful reply! :)

 

Understood. That certainly makes Farbar the ultimate developer in this context, as he is capable of fine-tuning his code for compatibility with Win 10 as well as previous OS-versions. :thumbsup:

 

I see over at the Download section that Farbar has also updated most of his other tools recently, so I guess these are compatible with Win 10 too. :busy:

 

Thank you very much for the help! :) The issue has been successfully resolved! :thumbup2:

 

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Posted 03 January 2016 - 08:06 AM

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