Is Microsoft planning to block modded bios? (gStatus.ini)

Discussion in 'Windows 10' started by Indev, Jul 27, 2015.

  1. Indev

    Indev MDL Novice

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    ht?p://i.imgur.com/wAU6e5N.png - replace ? with t, sorry low post count.
    Microsoft trying to block modded bios maybe? :g:

    Anyway I found this in GWX folder in System32 (C:\Windows\System32\GWX\gStatus.ini)
     
  2. poppy10

    poppy10 MDL Novice

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    #2 poppy10, Jul 27, 2015
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    Don't think they'd put it under "whitelist" if they were blocking it

    Code:
    ; This file is modeled after Appriaser_Data.ini.  See that file for
    ; a general description of how tables work.
    
    ;
    ;         ***********************
    ;         *    Filter Tables    *
    ;         ***********************
    
    [FT_ANY_TRUE]
    I:AssetType=*
    
    [FT_ANY_BIOS]
    I:AssetType=Bios
    
    [FT_ANY_HasGatedBlock]
    A:DT_ANY_ANY_HasGatedSdbEntry>=1
    
    [FT_ANY_HasGatedWarn]
    A:DT_ANY_ANY_HasGatedWarnSdbEntry>=1
    
    [FT_ANY_HasWhitelistEntry]
    A:DT_ANY_BIO_HasWhiteListBios>=1
    
    
    ;
    ;         ************************
    ;         *      Map Tables      *
    ;         ************************
    ;
    
    [MT_FilterAbbreviations]
    ANY=FT_ANY_TRUE
    BIO=FT_ANY_BIOS
    
    [MT_RegKey_GWX_GStatus]
    FT_ANY_HasGatedBlock=0
    FT_ANY_HasGatedWarn=1
    FT_ANY_HasWhitelistEntry=2
    FT_ANY_TRUE=3
    
    [MT_RegKey_GatedVersion]
    FT_ANY_TRUE=3
    
    ;
    ;         ***********************
    ;         *     List Tables     *
    ;         ***********************
    ;
    
    ;  This space intentionally left blank.
    
    ;
    ;         ***********************
    ;         *   Decision Tables   *
    ;         ***********************
    ;
    
    [DT_ANY_ANY_HasGatedSdbEntry]
    D:SdbBlockType=BlockUpgrade
    
    [DT_ANY_ANY_HasGatedWarnSdbEntry]
    D:SdbBlockType=BlockUpgradeUntilUpdate
    D:SdbBlockType=BlockDriver
    
    [DT_ANY_BIO_HasWhiteListBios]
    D:SdbBlockType=BiosBlock
    
    
    EDIT: - also, nice misspelling of "Appraiser", MS :biggrin: