Understanding Software Layers

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In the past couple of posts I have talked about application management. I have also talked about how one of the goals of Install Monitor was to help avoid situations where one is forced to reinstall because of a misbehaving applications. In this post I want to go into more detail about how Mirekusoft Install … Read more Understanding Software Layers

Application Bundles on Windows

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If you have ever looked at the Contents tab in Install Monitor you will realize that applications do not install to just one place. Usually there are several different registry and file locations used. The registry tends to get hit the hardest and in general becomes a virtual junkyard for any software you have ever … Read more Application Bundles on Windows

Application management and why it’s not just an uninstaller

You might have noticed the subtitle for this site is “application management software.” So what is application management? This blog post will discuss that and how it relates to how Install Monitor works. What is application management? Application management essentially is the ability to completely manage your installed programs. Generally on Windows when you install … Read more Application management and why it’s not just an uninstaller