"Fortunate are those who take the first steps.” ― Paulo Coelho

How to view assemblies in GAC as like Explorer files and folders

If you navigate to Assembly folder say C:\Windows\assembly in Explorer, you could see the assemblies without folder structure where as you will see a structured directories like GAC_32, GAC_MSIL, Nativeimages, tmp folders in Command prompt. If you want to browse the GAC like any other folder structure. you can try this simple regedit entry-
Create a DWORD value named “DisableCacheViewer” and set it to value 1 under reghives -HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Fusion
Now explore to c:\windows\assembly, you will see something like this

February 28, 2014 - Posted by | Uncategorized |

1 Comment »

  1. That’s cool. It works perfect!


    Comment by Bala | March 10, 2014 | Reply

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