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Windows Hooking
August 05, 2010 12:55PM
1:31:16 PM Block PEERBLOCK.EXE Window hooking c:\windows\system32\msctf.dll

Hello. I'm new here but not new myself.... I use same id name on all forums.

With PB V1 and a windows 7 64 bit system I got the above message from my FW SW. OP FW Pro 7.0.


What I did with the popup was deny it and PB continued on it's merry way.

So on the surface, it seems PB V1 requests hooking but doesn't need it.

Please advise.
Re: Windows Hooking
August 05, 2010 02:09PM
Heya Escalader.

Could you provide more information as per this page (link: [forums.peerblock.com] )?
Anonymous User
Re: Windows Hooking
August 05, 2010 02:33PM
Yes, see attached log and config files.


Files removed, too long on forum, sorry



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 08/08/2010 04:48PM by Escalader.
Re: Windows Hooking
August 08, 2010 09:00PM
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Hm, strange, msctf.dll appears to be related to Microsoft's "Office XP Alternative User Input" feature or something.  No idea why we would be reported as "hooking" it, as I'm not aware of anything we're doing that would make use of it.  Very strange.

Sorry I can't be of more help,

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