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MOD File Format

Kernel module (Microsoft Windows 9.x)

THM file format

MOD is a module file format used by Microsoft Windows. The .MOD file format is used for loading kernels,  which are used to add support for new hardware, file systems, or system calls. The files can be utilized to help free memory.


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This was last updated in July 2010
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