Generating a list of software installed on your PC
You can use the Windows command wmic to generate a list of the programs installed on your PC. Follow these steps:
1. Go to Start and type in 'cmd' to open Windows command prompt.
2. At the command prompt enter 'wmic' and hit return.
3. Next enter: /output:C:\foofolder\InstallList.txt product get name,version
Be sure to direct the output 'InstallList.txt' to a folder you have read/write permissions for.
The resulting file will list installed software and each application's version number.