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are there any specific files you could pull from an image of a HDD, that you could run through another utility, to get a reporta full list of software installed on a windows 8 machine?

Also, are there any files you could pull from a disc image, to run through another utility, to get a report of the local security policy settings on a windows 8 PC (specifically interested in the auditing settings configuration).
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Also to drill into powershell below are some good script shared in
I query both of my SharePoint Web Front End (WFE) servers by using Invoke-Command to execute the same Get-ItemProperty on the remote system’s HKLM PS Registry Provider:

Invoke-Command -cn wfe0, wfe1 -ScriptBlock {Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\* | select DisplayName, Publisher, InstallDate }
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/11/15/use-powershell-to-find-installed-software.aspx

Also specifically a sample stated for "Get-InstalledApp.ps1"
Get-InstalledApp.ps1 outputs objects that contain the ComputerName, AppID, AppName, Publisher, and Version properties, so you can use PowerShell cmdlets to select, sort, and format the output to suit your needs. For example, the command

Get-InstalledApp | Select-Object AppName,Version |<br>  Sort-Object AppName
outputs a list of applications and each application's version, sorted by application name. If you want to create a comma-separated value (CSV) report of all software installed on each computer named in the file Computers.txt, you'd use the command

Get-InstalledApp (Get-Content Computers.txt) |<br>  Export-CSV Report.csv -notypeinformation
(The Export-CSV cmdlet's -NoTypeInformation parameter suppresses the type information in the CSV output.)
http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/what-applications-are-installed-computers-your-network
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This topic area includes legacy versions of Windows prior to Windows 2000: Windows 3/3.1, Windows 95 and Windows 98, plus any other Windows-related versions including Windows Mobile.

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