• File Path: C:\windows\SysWOW64\autofmt.exe
  • Description: Auto File System Format Utility


Type Hash
MD5 6D78C1FB8024B0F22CC2E5C14DEC2A23
SHA1 CB59FEB146D022F169323F09AD912CEC855A1F2E
SHA256 8BF9E95427E6EF301E6C1C39097F97F1B50EE4C7D4BCB36781B4174C68F7A444
SHA384 9C8D30E54994DEC7EC4692635F0FEF70BB9317E6CF8D095FE318C11F9FE0BC58B52334BB553084414655AC57783DB3F5
SHA512 20624992998D3A902751990F82CDE53CA4666F3121F44328EB128BAE2C9D9512DBEC69367FCE1D993970364551D8BB8A2A9881147209BFE08BE9B58AD34A45FD
SSDEEP 12288:vGB5kCcA2I9nj4NCD4NKUJayzn1Qyi68sDMS6MnDYzJ9rK6QW:tC9nkNhNKUJJzKyi68O/7szHKDW


  • Status: The file C:\windows\SysWOW64\autofmt.exe is not digitally signed. You cannot run this script on the current system. For more information about running scripts and setting execution policy, see about_Execution_Policies at
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  • Thumbprint: ``
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File Metadata

  • Original Filename: AUTOFMT.EXE.MUI
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 6.3.9600.16384 (winblue_rtm.130821-1623)
  • Product Version: 6.3.9600.16384
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Additional Info*

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Starts the Auto File System Format Utility, which formats a drive or partition when called from the Windows Recovery Console.

[!IMPORTANT] You cannot run autofmt directly from the command-line.

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