How to detect software that is not contained in "Add or Remove Programs?"


The program WMIUpdater (ESI.Octopus.WMIUpdaterApp.exe) detects the softwares contained in "Add and Remove Programs". 

To detect other software, you need to:

  • Create a Software type CI. 
  • In the Configurations tab, indicate the detection path in the Detect path attribute.

    Example: C:\Program files\InternalSoftware

  • The detection path can be a directory or a file.
  • You can indicate many directories; separated by semicolons ";". 
  • If the directory name contains spaces, do not put the directory name in quotation marks.

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