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A couple of weeks ago, I had a chance to sit down with Gov Maharaj (whose name rhymes with Orange), a developer in the Windows Fundamentals Dev team, and chat about debugging and mitigating application compatibility issues. You can view our discussion on Channel 9:

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  1. SR says:

    What is the difference between a shim and hook ?

  2. cjacks says:


    A shim intercepts API calls and is wired up by the loader. A hook intercepts Windows Messages and are installed on demand using SetWindowsHookEx.


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