I have systems with Duplicate names and multiple KUIDs listed.  Where in windows (file or Registry) can I find the KUID on a system?
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It's typically stored in the registry. For 64bit systems its at:


And on 32bit it would be:


The value name is MachineID or InstallId

Answered 09/24/2014 by: BHC-Austin
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  • My system has both MachineID AND InstallID (both values have the same data, what's the difference?
    • That's normal. I'm not sure what the difference between the two are, but I believe the one that gets reported back to the K1000 is the MachineID
      • I always delete both, and let the agent recreate the two
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