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Cheat Engine's registersymbol feature

 
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:14 am    Post subject: Cheat Engine's registersymbol feature Reply with quote

hey
i've been snooping around trying to figure this out but had no luck,how cheat engine's registersymbol feature works?what win api's been used to achieve this?
also one more thing,how to retrieve the address of a registered symbol programmatically?
thx btw.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

it does not use any of win32 api.

it assigns the address a name, just like #define in C language.
so wherever the symbol is used, will be replaced by that address.

besides that, you can head to memory viewer and press ctrl-u and define your own symbols there.

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