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Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 18:44:19 +0530
From: Namita Diwedi <>
Subject: Re: Getting error while using john command

I am using Windows 10 64bit OS,
John version -john-1.9.0-jumbo-1-win32

On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 6:40 PM Namita Diwedi <>

> Hi,
>  While using  john.exe command i am getting error as
> Warning: invalid UTF-8 seen reading backup.rar
> Warning: detected hash type "HMAC-SHA256", but the string is also
> recognized as "HMAC-SHA512"
> Use the "--format=HMAC-SHA512" option to force loading these as that type
> instead
> oracle: Input file is not UTF-8. Please use --input-enc to specify a
> codepage.
> Warning: only loading hashes of type "HMAC-SHA256", but also saw type
> "HMAC-SHA224"
> Use the "--format=HMAC-SHA224" option to force loading hashes of that type
> instead
> Error: UTF-16 BOM seen in input file.
> Request to please suggest what to do

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