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DtWinVer logoDtWinVer v1.92 A comprehensive OS detection Class

DtWinVer is a C++ class which provides a comprehensive method to determine which OS the program that calls it is running on. All methods it uses are fully documented on various articles on the MSDN. The routine provides the emulated OS as well as the underlying OS. e.g. to a DOS program Windows 95 looks like MS-DOS 7.0. A full list of the OS’s it can detect are:

 

Some of the possible scenarios it can report on are:

 

The enclosed zip file contains source for the detection routine and also includes project files to create a test program for DOS, Win16, Win32 (9x/NT/2000/XP/Vista/2008), Windows x64 and Windows CE.

 

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Updates

v1.1 (8 May 1997)

v1.2 (13 September 1998)

v1.3 (23 June 1999)

v1.31 (23 July 1999)

v1.32 (26 July 1999)

v1.33 (28 July 1999)

v1.34 (2 February 2000)

v1.35 (30 June 2000)

3 July 2000

v1.4 (29 January 2001)

v1.41 (10 February 2001)

v1.42 (10 October 2001)

v1.5 (13 December 2001)

23 March 2002

v1.6 (30 August 2002)

v1.61 (8 October 2002)

v1.62 (11 October 2002)

v1.63 (10 January 2003)

v1.64 (30 January 2003)

v1.65 (8 February 2003)

v1.66 (12 February 2003)

v1.67 (8 March 2003)

v1.68 (10 April 2004)

v1.69 (26 June 2005)

v1.70 (29 June 2005)

v1.71 (22 July 2005)

v1.72 (6 September 2005)

v1.73 (17 May 2006)

v1.74 (21 September 2006)

v1.75 (18 May 2007)

v1.76 (20 June 2007)

v1.77 (14 June 2008)

v1.77 (15 December 2008)

v1.79 (12 February 2009)

v1.80 (5 July 2010)

v1.81 (5 July 2010)

v1.82 (8 August 2010)

v1.83 (21 June 2011)

v1.84 (2 July 2011)

v1.85 (17 September 2011)

v1.86 (28 April 2012)

v1.87 (30 December 2012)

v1.88 (26 May 2013)

v1.89 (7 June 2013)

v1.90 (21 July 2013)

v1.91 (14 April 2014)

v1.92 (1 October 2014)