MFTrace is a tool for generating trace logs for Media Foundation applications.

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Minimum SDK version Microsoft Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 4.0
Minimum operating system Windows Vista


MFTrace requires the following DLLs, which are also provided in the SDK.

  • detoured.dll
  • mfdetours.dll

The SDK provides both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of MFTrace. MFTrace does not support WOW64; to trace a 32-bit process running on 64-bit Windows, use the 32-bit version of MFTrace.

Media Foundation Tools