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Notepad++ not detected by Patch Management Solution for Windows.

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Article ID: 175994

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Products

Patch Management Solution for Windows

Issue/Introduction

Notepad++ not detected by Patch Management Solution for Windows.

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Environment

Patch Management for Windows 8.5 RU2

Cause

Repackaged Notepad++ installer creates a different key under [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\]

Notepad++ product Detection Rule is looking for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Notepad++.

Resolution

Reinstall Notepad++ using the official installer.