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Determine who installed application on a windows vista Machine

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I am trying to discover who installed an application from the Internet on a Windows Vista Machine. Is there a way to determine this. I have searched the event logs for the application in question and did not find any record on install.

The PC is a member of a domain environment.
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Not unless you have audit logging on..  You *might* be able to search the registry for under the user accounts and see if the entry for the software is listed in one profile but not the others..

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Thank You

I didn't think there would be a way but a fresh perspective always helps
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No problem.. I understand how frustrating users can be..
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