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Mount a file as a drive

Shaarang_TyagiShaarang_Tyagi Member - All Emails Posts: 15

Hello all,

I am looking to develop something so that a file can be mounted as a disk drive (not as a CDROM).
But I am unsure about what that "something" would be!
Will a minifilter be enough to achieve this ?
If not then could you please suggest me what I need to develop for to achieve this?

Thanks & Best Regards.


  • Scott_Noone_(OSR)Scott_Noone_(OSR) Administrator Posts: 3,300

    Proper solution is a Virtual StorPort Miniport Driver. For example, this is what Windows uses to mount VHDs.


  • Shaarang_TyagiShaarang_Tyagi Member - All Emails Posts: 15

    Thanks for this info, but is there a way i can get the list of the such drivers installed on my system?

  • Scott_Noone_(OSR)Scott_Noone_(OSR) Administrator Posts: 3,300

    Not off the top of my head...I know the VHD controller and Storage Spaces controller are virtual adapters. Why do you need to know?


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