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I have several Windows Server 2008 R2 instances that I work with. Today I log in to one of these boxes, and among the other IS "on log-in" scripts that normally run, a pop-up appeared that said, "Installing Snap-in."

What do I have to do to find out what snap-in was just installed?

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was this your first login to that box? could be adding snap-ins to a new profile. –  jhayes Aug 1 '12 at 16:51
    
Nope; I've logged into the box multiple times before. –  Robert P Aug 1 '12 at 21:27

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One thing that may help is to go into the registry at this location (assuming your speaking about MMC):

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MMC\SnapIns

From here you can see the Name and Description of each snap in. You then can verify against another computer or your own knowledge of what you expect to see.

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