Registry Locations of Installed Programs on Windows 8

Q

Where are registry locations for all installed programs and software on my Windows 8 system?

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A

Registry keys of installed programs and software are located in several places:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs available to all users.

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs that are 32-bit on 64-bit system and available to all all users.

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs available to the currently logged in user.

HKCU\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs that are 32-bit on 64-bit system and available to the currently logged in user.

HKU\...\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs available to a specific user.

HKU\...\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall - List of installed programs that are 32-bit on 64-bit system and available to a specific user.

 

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