How to find the version of the MQ Explorer
You want to find out the version of the MQ Explorer.
Note: You may have several installations of the MQ Explorer, for example: MQ 22.214.171.124 or later, and MQ 7.1 or later, or the SupportPac MS0T. For each instance of the MQ Explorer that you want to check the version, you need to perform the following:
+ For all versions:
Start the MQ Explorer GUI.
From the top Menu bar select "Help" and then "About IBM WebSphere MQ Explorer"
+ For MQ 7.0.x
You will see the following window. Click on "Feature Details"
You will see the following Window. Notice the 2 entries for:
Feature Name: WebSphere MQ Explorer Branding Plug-in
The entry with the highest version (126.96.36.199 in this example) indicates the version of the MQ Explorer.
+ MQ 7.1.x and later
After you select "Help" and then "About IBM WebSphere MQ Explorer", you will see the following window.
In this example, the version is: 188.8.131.52
More support for:
Software version: 7.0.1, 7.1, 7.5, 8.0
Operating system(s): Linux, Windows
Reference #: 1617189
Modified date: 27 October 2014