Enumerates all startup commands on a computer, including those found in the Startup folder and those found in the Registry.

This script was tested using Perl for Microsoft Windows, available from ActiveState.

use Win32::OLE('in');
use constant wbemFlagReturnImmediately => 0x10;
use constant wbemFlagForwardOnly => 0x20;

$computer = ".";
$objWMIService = Win32::OLE->GetObject
    ("winmgmts:\\\\$computer\\root\\CIMV2") or die "WMI connection failed.\n";
$colItems = $objWMIService->ExecQuery
    ("SELECT * FROM Win32_StartupCommand","WQL",wbemFlagReturnImmediately | wbemFlagForwardOnly);

foreach my $objItem (in $colItems)
      print "Caption: $objItem->{Caption}\n";
      print "Command: $objItem->{Command}\n";
      print "Description: $objItem->{Description}\n";
      print "Location: $objItem->{Location}\n";
      print "Name: $objItem->{Name}\n";
      print "Setting ID: $objItem->{SettingID}\n";
      print "User: $objItem->{User}\n";
      print "\n";