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How can I tell if my minifilter driver is being shut down

codercoder Member Posts: 10

Is there an On_Unload event or anything I can attach to that lets me know the minifilter driver is going to be shut down so I can do some cleanup work?

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  • rod_widdowsonrod_widdowson Member - All Emails Posts: 1,226
    • There are three callbacks (two pre, one post) to do with instance tear down where you should do most of the work.
    • There is MJ_SHUTDOWN for OS shutdown
    • And there is unload for driver state tear down

    You should check the fine manual (starting here )

  • codercoder Member Posts: 10
    edited August 2020

    This might be the stupidest question I have ever asked, Unload and Entry? duhhhhhhh. I figured this out.

  • codercoder Member Posts: 10

    Thanks Rod, this actually helped me.

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