How the get a product id of currently installed version

Thursday, June 21, 2018 6:00:06 PM

There are 2 recommended ways...

Windows PowerShell

Start PowerShell console (press WinKey+R, type powershell and press Enter) and execute following command:

get-wmiobject Win32_Product -Filter "Name = 'NetLimiter 4'" | Format-Table IdentifyingNumber, Name, LocalPackage -AutoSize

You will get a table where IdentifyingNumber is the requested product id. (LocalPackage shows location of installation package)


Registry search

  • Start Regitry Editor console (press WinKey+R, type regedit and press Enter)
  • Browse to the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall.
  • Click on the key with right mouse button and select Find....
  • Enter NetLimiter into a Find what: text box and press Find next button.
  • You will be redirected to a nearest key which contains searched string (NetLimiter).
  • The name of the key is the requested NetLimiter product id.