Tag Archives: Windows

Create registry file (.reg) equivalent to the RegSvr32 command

If you have already programmed a bit in OLE/ActiveX/Shell extensions/etc. in the Microsoft world, you already know the RegSvr32 command used to register/unregister these dll components. The regsvr32.exe command only calls the DllRegisterServer entry point, i.e. a method with that … Continue reading

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Windows: find the location of the executables

After having answered this question for Linux/Unix, I have encountered the same need for Windows. This is what I have found. Since Windows Server 2003 (including Vista and Windows 7), you can use the “where” command. Before Windows Server 2003 … Continue reading

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