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with powershell how can i figure out what were the last software installed on my machine ?

Posted on 2014-12-09
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Hello experts,

i 'd like to have a list with all installed software on my machine but i want them ordered y installed date.

WMI can give me the installed software but i can not figure out how to get the installations date. as follow
 
Get-WmiObject -class win32Reg_AddRemovePrograms -ComputerName $env:COMPUTERNAME | select DisplayName

what are the powershell objects i should use and how to get the last installed first .... and so on ?


thank you in advance.

toshi
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Get-WmiObject -Class Win32Reg_AddRemovePrograms | Sort-Object -Property InstallDate -Descending | Select DisplayName, InstallDate

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