What com ports and what com name assigned????

How do I identify what comm ports are on a PC as shown in Control Panel/System ?
This code will be used on all Windows Platforms.
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inprasCommented:
Get the registry value
HKEY_LOCAMACHINE/HARDWARE/DEVICEMAP/SerialComm/

you will get all the ports installed on the system
Hope this helps
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