How to check Internet Explorer version on local and remote computer
This article explains the methods you can use to check the Internet Explorer version on local and remote computers.
Original product version: Internet Explorer
Original KB number: 556019
Check settings on local computer
You can use the following methods:
- Connect to Remote Registry Service
- Use a script
The first method is easy but includes many efforts. You can navigate to the following location in the registry after connecting to the remote registry:
The above registry includes the values in right pane， which resembles the following:
svcVersion REG_SZ 11.778.18362.0
Check settings on remote computer
You can use the below script to check the Internet Explorer version on a remote computer:
@echo off Srvlist=C:\Temp\Srvlist.txt Echo Computer Name, Internet Explorer Version >> Result.csv SET IE_Ver= For /F "Tokens=*" %%a In (%srvlist%) Do ( Set Comp_name=%%a Set RegQry="\\%%a\HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer" /v Version REG.exe Query %RegQry% > CheckCC.txt Find /i "Version" < CheckCC.txt > StringCheck.txt FOR /f "Tokens=3" %%b in (CheckCC.txt) DO SET IE_Ver=%%b Echo %Comp_name, %IE_Ver% >> Result.csv )
The preceding script checks the remote computer for one registry entry, for checking Internet Explorer version, and the results are saved in a CSV format file.