FBWF Features (Windows Embedded Standard 2009)


FBWF introduces several new features not found in EWF, including greater write filter transparency to applications; selective write through, commit, and restore; improved overlay memory utilization; and enhanced APIs.

File and Directory Management Transparency

Describes file and directory management functions available to applications.

Selective Write Through

Describes how to allow writes to specified underlying protected volumes.

Selective Commits and Restores

Describes how to commit writes from overlay cache to underlying protected volumes, and how to discard changes in overlay cache and restore the view to the underlying protected volumes.

FBWF Memory Optimization

Describes how FBWF optimizes utilization of overlay cache.

FBWF Application Programming Interface

Describes FBWF API set.

File-Based Write Filter

Describes the FBWF Help topics

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