BinCompress Tool

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Windows Mobile Not SupportedWindows Embedded CE Supported

The BinCompress tool (bincompress.exe) compresses or decompresses .bin run-time images for use with the x86 basic input/output system (BIOS) boot loader.

bincompress [/C | /D] infile outfile


Compresses infile and writes the results to outfile.


Decompresses infile and writes the results to outfile.

BinCompress.exe is included with Platform Builder as a binary and as source code. The source code is in %_WINCEROOT%\platform\cepc\src\bootloader\biosloader\utilities\bincompress.

BinCompress.exe compresses or decompresses a file by using the Microsoft XPress compression algorithm. BinCompress.exe can be built from an NT build window.

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