Windows Registry

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Windows Registry

Description

With a dedicated Nexthink Act remote action, retrieve the value data of up to five leaf items in the Windows Registry. Useful for collecting information regarding, for example, device configuration, installed software and physical components.

Platforms

  • Windows 10 and 7.

License modules

  • Nexthink Act.

Compatibility

  • Nexthink V6.14 and later.

Script Get Windows Registry Key Values

  • Version 1.0.0.0 - Initial release

Script Description

Returns the value data of up to five Windows Registry leaf items.

Execution context and suggested scheduling

Run the script manually as interactive user. In some environments it might be necessary to run as local system.

Parameters

ID Label Description
1 RegistryKey1 Full registry key path
2 ValueName1 Name of the registry value whose data will be retrieved
3 RegistryKey2 Full registry key path
4 ValueName2 Name of the registry value whose data will be retrieved
5 RegistryKey3 Full registry key path
6 ValueName3 Name of the registry value whose data will be retrieved
7 RegistryKey4 Full registry key path
8 ValueName4 Name of the registry value whose data will be retrieved
9 RegistryKey5 Full registry key path
10 ValueName5 Name of the registry value whose data will be retrieved

Outputs

ID Label Type Description
1 ValueData1 String Data associated to the corresponding value name indicated in the parameters
2 ValueData2 String Data associated to the corresponding value name indicated in the parameters
3 ValueData3 String Data associated to the corresponding value name indicated in the parameters
4 ValueData4 String Data associated to the corresponding value name indicated in the parameters
5 ValueData5 String Data associated to the corresponding value name indicated in the parameters

Further Information

Root of registry keys should be provided as fully-qualified name (Registry::\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\...). Be aware that depending on the location of the data to retrieve from the Windows Registry, the script has to be executed either in the context of the Local System account or of the current interactive user. Please use '""' (two double-quotes) as an input value in Finder if you do not wish to use it.