Can anyone recommend an application for watching changes made to the system (files modified, registry entries changed, drivers added, etc.) by some other application.

There is a lot of such kind of apps for linux, but seems i can't find any for windows. :(
Posted on 2004-09-26 14:52:40 by arafel
http://www.epsilonsquared.com/ ; free
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,4149,9882,00.asp ; $5.97
http://utility.downloadatoz.com/tracker/ ; $60 shareware
http://www.symantecstore.com/antivirus/norton-cleansweep-a.htm ; $???
Posted on 2004-09-26 17:33:02 by JimmyClif
you could combine a few from sysinternals:

regmon: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/source/regmon.shtml
filemon: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/source/filemon.shtml
portmon: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/freeware/portmon.shtml
diskmon: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/freeware/diskmon.shtml

main page: http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/utilities.shtml
Posted on 2004-09-26 19:38:07 by abc123
thanks JimmyClif and abc123.
Posted on 2004-09-26 19:52:48 by arafel