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Get a List of Software Installed on Your PC with a Single Line of PowerShell

Get a List of Software Installed on Your PC with a Single Line of PowerShell

How to Get a List of Installed Software on Your PC Getting a list of installed software is as simple as using this straightforward WMI query. Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_Product | Select-Object -Property Name   You will probably want to export that to a file though, which is also easy enough — we’ll send the output using the > symbol and adding the path to a new text file that we want to create. Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_Product | Select-Object -Property Name > C:\Software\PCapps.txt What makes using PowerShell really neat is that if you do this on two different machines, you can easily compare the software installed on them. Compare-Object -ReferenceObject (Get-Content […]