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[[Windows]] mainly uses the '''Portable Executable Format''' to store its executable code.
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The '''Portable Executable Format''' is used by [[Windows]] to store executable code.
Although the format is also used to store other types of data, e.g. like Multilingual User Interface (MUI) strings and EventLog messages.
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The format is also used to store other types of data, e.g. like Multilingual User Interface (MUI) strings and EventLog messages.
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== See Also ==
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* [[Windows Event Log (EVT)]]
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* [[Windows XML Event Log (EVTX)]]
  
 
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* [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/gg463119.aspx PE and COFF Specification], by [[Microsoft]]
 
* [http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/gg463119.aspx PE and COFF Specification], by [[Microsoft]]
 
* [http://blog.dkbza.org/search/label/pefile Blog about pefile], by [[Ero Carrera]]
 
* [http://blog.dkbza.org/search/label/pefile Blog about pefile], by [[Ero Carrera]]
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* [http://code.google.com/p/libexe/downloads/detail?name=Executable%20%28EXE%29%20file%20format.pdf Executable (EXE) file format], by the [[libexe|libexe project]], October 2011
  
 
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The Portable Executable Format is used by Windows to store executable code. The format is also used to store other types of data, e.g. like Multilingual User Interface (MUI) strings and EventLog messages.

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