Retrieving Installation Path

On Windows the installation path of Substance Designer can be found in the Registry by looking at the following key :

Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\ SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Cur rentVersion\Uninstall

Under this key will be listed the software installed on the computer with additional information.
Substance Painter and Substance Designer use a unique AppId to identify them :

Substance Designer 5.x
Substance Designer 6.x
Substance Designer 2017.x
(or greater)

Each key contains our Inno Setup configuration and details.

Example :

  • DisplayName =  Allegorithmic Substance Designer 2018.2.0
  • DisplayVersion = 2018.2.0
  • Inno Setup: App Path  =  E:\Software\Painter_2018-2-0