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A way to check whether a DLL is registered or not?

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Is there a way to check to see if "iconv.DLL" is registered or not?  Command line or some other way?
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by:Pasha Kravtsov
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You can search for the .dll name in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT which is in the registry. This is the only way I can think of.
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There's also a Microosft utility called ListDLLs that may work for you:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896656.aspx
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Why do you want to check that?

There is no fool proof way to tell that, since all the DLLs are not registered in registry. Read the article below:

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/oldnewthing/archive/2011/11/10/10235540.aspx

Though you may search if the dll is loaded or not by using the tool like process explorer. Just hit Control+F and search for the dll. If is returns then your dll is loaded.

Sudeep
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Thanks Everybody.
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