I'm trying to write a batch file that pulls general system information and writes them to a .txt file at the end for convenience later on.
Thus far I've written the batch file to pull several details, but I'm stuck on the part of determining the Office version installed. I've found a thread from 3 years ago -( http://stackoverflow.com/questions/18820434/quick-command-or-batch-script-to-determine-windows-and-office-version
)- that details the command necessary to get the version number, but I have no idea how to incorporate it as I'm still quite the learner when it comes to scripting. I can add the command suggested in that link quite easily, but it doesn't give me the output I would really like to see. when using that command, I get an answer
(Default) REG_SZ Word.Application.15
Because it detects it as Word.Application.15, that means its Office 2013.
What i'm trying to achieve here is that if the answer is Word.Application.15 it should set a variable called "officeversion" as Office 2013. If its Word.Application.16 it should be Office 2016 respectively and set that as the variable called "officeversion".
For convenience, here is the version chart.
Office 97 - 7.0
Office 98 - 8.0
Office 2000 - 9.0
Office XP - 10.0
Office 2003 - 11.0
Office 2007 - 12.0
Office 2010 - 14.0
Office 2013 - 15.0
Office 2016 - 16.0
If anyone could help, it would be greatly appreciated.