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Batch file to compare ip address with registry key

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zequestioner asked on
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hello,

i have software that puts ip address in registry key such as:

HKLM\Software\Key

Key has ip address: 192.168.1.158

I want to compare the 'network' portion of the ip address in this key to a 'static network portion' such as 192.168.1  (/24) for this part i can set variable such as staticnetwork=192.168.1 and if registry contains this string as a positive match then i need to make an action such as install.exe


If the ip address in the key matches the correct network portion, then i need to perform action. and if not then i take separate action.

can you show me how this is accomplished??
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