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Navigation: The User Interface > Settings > Global Settings Dialog > Hooks

Buffer Manipulation Hooks

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The Memory Allocation Hooks tab allows you to enable and disable every hook or group of hooks that Memory Validator uses to track buffer overruns and buffer underruns.


The default is to have everything enabled (ticked):




Buffer hooks


Enable or disable a hook by ticking or unticking the yellow boxes.


Enable All instructionStep ticks all the hooks, enabling everything

Disable All instructionStep unticks everything



Buffer hook groups


All the buffer manipulation hooks in the following groups can be enabled and disabled at once by ticking the group checkbox next to the group name


Kernel buffer functions

Memory and string copying and moving

Memory and string comparisons

Internet, Path and Registry functions


seeAlsoFor details on the contents of each of these hook groups consult the Hook Reference.



Reset All - Resets all global settings, not just those on the current page.



Reset - Resets the settings on the current page.