• File Path: C:\WINDOWS\system32\autofmt.exe
  • Description: Auto File System Format Utility


Type Hash
MD5 A3E138BDE572F18BA1C7E2DE60CC6579
SHA1 EB07D8A765E5A68341D245D94C0E0390318D79E3
SHA256 C9D39F03BADCD9E52EF9AF034C94F582AF1D99DF399FE08B8D19911BEFA57120
SHA384 2D473815FDD4302C185856227BFC01C1FD781C551F3E36F1455AA4332385450126D86CE7595628DA5F1002E6EF08E445
SHA512 8F4D0E634D59E071A2E7A3BABCED4FAECD84A67EFE4802ACD307A5C19E5F670338A9302A3125F11DB339479320E084F132BF6B50484E42E1601235481DC83036
SSDEEP 12288:osZ19HD/SOPWw0VobebjHdpdSznOnI3/kgYXKyytr:osb9DSqWLVGeHXd4gysVyh


  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 330000023241FB59996DCC4DFF000000000232
  • Thumbprint: FF82BC38E1DA5E596DF374C53E3617F7EDA36B06
  • Issuer: CN=Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US
  • Subject: CN=Microsoft Windows, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US

File Metadata

  • Original Filename: AUTOFMT.EXE.MUI
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 10.0.18362.1 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 10.0.18362.1
  • 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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