Installation Monitor is Microsoft's Windows 2000 command-line
tool that tracks changes made by Setup programs in any secondary processes they
invoke, including changes to registry entries, files and .ini file entries.
Installation Monitor creates an .iml file that
documents all those changes, along with enough information to undo all the
Perhaps the most valuable use of Installation Monitor
in troubleshooting and resolution. You can use Installation Monitor to track Setup programs that are causing
problems. The information it generates can also be used to replicate system
settings for specific applications.
Programmatically there are three parts:
Windows 2000 Resource Kit free tool download.