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May 15, 2012


Will Watts

This Raymond Chen article http://blogs.msdn.com/b/oldnewthing/archive/2012/05/01/10299322.aspx explains that MS dropped alternate data streams for summary information support in Vista. Combined with the absence of a .NET API, I wonder if they are looking to phase them out generally.

Roger Vivier

Great and nice post thank you.

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