Show all Add/Remove programs

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  1. Perform a search for sysoc.inf.
  2. Open the file in notepad/wordpad (be sure to back up the file first in case you want to roll it back).
  3. Do a "Find and Replace" for the word HIDE, and replace it with a space.
  4. Save it.
  5. Now go to Control Panel - Add / Remove programs and see all the extra stuff that is usually hidden.

This was first published in January 2002

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