"Check for Updates" appears to be checking for old version

Sep 24, 2013
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Currently running 25.0.24 on Windows 10. I had previously been running the latest version of 20. When I installed version 25, I left 20 installed temporarily while I confirmed all of my scripts worked. Version 20 is now uninstalled.

I recently noticed that when I do a "Check for Updates", it says "Your software is up to date", despite the fact that 25.0.27 is now available. Upon closer examination, I noticed that the title of the dialog box says "Take Command 20".

Weird. Is there some leftover registry entry that's confusing the update check?

UPDATE: Manually installing 25.0.27 appears to have resolved the issue (based on the dialog now showing "Take Command 25"). I'll find out for sure once the next build drops.
 

Charles Dye

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I'm going to guess that, after upgrading, you copied over your old TCMD.INI file with a command like
Code:
copy d:\oldver\*.ini
and, in the process, you not only brought over your old TCMD.INI, you also clobbered UPDATER.INI with an old copy.
 
Sep 24, 2013
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Certainly possible. I didn't blindly copy over everything (i.e. avoided any conflicting files), but I may have copied things over before running the updater, hence UPDATER.INI may not have yet existed.