• File Path: C:\windows\system32\bcdboot.exe
  • Description: Bcdboot utility


Type Hash
MD5 2BC3C46D9FF5DEACE62D581E905B60FC
SHA1 399A675F69CE5F3D17EAFA07306FFFA56678888D
SHA256 606923EB7A078BC6B038AC4D51C6647D50982203F9533886E5ABD2763209D526
SHA384 8C6C327BC7E31D629258B66E5885EB98643D83D4F81205E9543DAD55A5F8A8BC22B6D3C3E7115974997F793436CCACAF
SHA512 8B712B8D9319E5A259AA4063C243CCB3190B3B8F8F2F6A6BBAE4B4437CF571EF79A7BA27A0EAB137BB76BA91AAC3FFEAC94AC2FF1E96DB14C0B6D53B63DA1887
SSDEEP 3072:xe1cMf+gIkvIemGyVNZTssC+9VyhXJhACmMMV2:qdf+gIkQbbN1sr+rEq


  • Status: The file C:\windows\system32\bcdboot.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 http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=135170
  • Serial: ``
  • Thumbprint: ``
  • Issuer:
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File Metadata

  • Original Filename: bcdboot.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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Enables you to quickly set up a system partition, or to repair the boot environment located on the system partition. The system partition is set up by copying a simple set of Boot Configuration Data (BCD) files to an existing empty partition.


bcdboot <source> [/l] [/s]


Parameter Description
source Specifies the location of the Windows directory to use as the source for copying boot environment files.
/l Specifies the locale. The default locale is US English.
/s Specifies the volume letter of the system partition. The default is the system partition identified by the firmware.


For information about where to find BCDboot and examples of how to use this command, see the BCDboot Command-Line Options topic.

Additional References

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