Determine ClickOnce UpdateUri / Install Address

Its hard to find Informations about the place where the UpdateUri is saved on a windows machine. The only information i was found is where the binaries of a ClickOnce application is stored.

This whould be: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Apps\2.0\ (Vista) C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Local Settings\Apps\2.0\ (XP)

The UpdateUri of a particular application can be found in the registry:


The key will contain a string like this:

If this address is called in the browser (InternetExplorer or Firefox with AddOn), the application starts to install.

If you change the ApplicationName.application to publish.htm, a install page will be displayed.

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