Use Registry to VIew Installed Patches

Posted On 2008-10-09 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Software Hack/Tweak Tip Windows XP
Views: 2950

This info is especially useful to system administrators, but other power users should find this useful.

Periodically Microsoft releases Hot Fix''s to patch bugs in Windows and other products, this key contains information about which Hot fix''s have been installed.

YOu can also see this information when using "Add/Remove Programs", and ticking the "Show Updates" checkbox.


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\ CurrentVersion\Hotfix

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