Magic Jelly Bean alternative

For several years, I have used the small, free utility known as Magic Jelly Bean  to document or determine the Windows and Office product keys installed on a computer. One limitation of this utility was that you had to run this utility at each computer individually.

Recently I discovered a similar utility – ProduKey – that will also scan all the computers in your network and produce a single report of the Windows & Office product keys installed. It also checks on Exchange and SQL product keys, which is great for our SBS environments!

Click on the attachment to see a screensnapshot of the results of running this on my home SBS network.


4 thoughts on “Magic Jelly Bean alternative

  1. I’m a first time user of Magic Jellybean. I was dissapointed that I couldn’t change the registered name on the operating system (accidently misspelled my last name during registration process).

    Does anyone know of a utility that allows one to change the registered owner name of an XP system?


  2. tart/Run/Regedit
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion In the right pane, double-click RegisteredOrganization. Under “Value data”, type the name that you want, and then click OK. To change the name of the registered owner, do the following: In the right pane, double-click RegisteredOwner. Under “Value data”, type the name that you want, and then click OK/Exit.

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