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RegAlyzer© is what you need. It is a tool to view and edit the registry, much like Windows regedit for advanced users. RegAlyzer is a tool to browse and change the registry. It was created because of a few features we missed in the original regedit tool, from support for exotic value types over background and regular expression search to ...


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This cannot be done using regedit.exe itself or any of its command line parameters. However, Microsoft offers regjump.exe, a small utility (previously from SysInternals) that can be used to open the registry editor to a specified key. Once you install this you can open to specified key like so: regjump HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows or ...


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If I think I understand what you are saying, the registry is kept in %SystemRoot%\System32\config whilst individual users settings are located at %UserProfile%\Ntuser.dat. If I have got the wrong end of the stick here, please rephrase your question and I will be happy to help.


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Hold The Windows Key and hit R Now type "regedit" Now hit Return. Bam, it's open. Take care. This has worked since Windows 95 (maybe earlier, can't recall), and will almost certainly continue to work until the registry is abandoned.


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jv16 PowerTools 2010 - Registry Find and Replace The Registry Find and Replace tool allows you to find and replace data from the registry. The degree of flexibility and safety of use will make this tool invaluable to you. The feature is especially useful when fixing the registry after a changed hard drive letter. For example, you have purchased a new hard ...


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Another install of Windows or WinPE would work fine. Once it's booted, go to the command prompt and do something like this: reg load hklm\Old_System C:\Windows\System32\Config\System reg load hklm\Old_Software C:\Windows\System32\Config\Software if you need your user settings: reg load hku\Old_User C:\Users\Jack\ntuser.dat The registries can them be ...


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You would set up a profile. All commands in the profile are executed every time you start a PowerShell session. There are different profiles for user, machine, etc. As described on MSDN: Understanding the Profiles You can have four different profiles in Windows PowerShell. The profiles are listed in load order. The most specific profiles have ...


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It's not a valid 32-bit file because C:\Windows\regedit.exe is a 64-bit executable. The 32-bit version is C:\Windows\SysWow64\regedit.exe. I can confirm that neither will run if copied out of their default location. Win7 does some magic under the covers. If you run regedit from a 32-bit process then you'll get the 32-bit exe from C:\Windows\SysWow64. If ...


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They do not have the same name, nor are they the same. CPUs have registers where they process data. Windows has the registry, a database of configuration settings. Regedit is a tool to modify the Windows registry settings. There is no "intersection" with the exception that regedit.exe is an application - and all applications are processed by the CPU ...


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You can do this by creating a simple VBScript on your desktop, without installing any additional software. The script simply sets the "last used" key in the registry, before then opening it. Open Notepad, stick this into it and save it as FooBar.vbs for example: Set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") WshShell.RegWrite ...


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Well the trouble would be that all these programs would implement systray notifications (Things you know as System Tray icons) in a different manner and thus can not be universally removed. (Merely hidden) However, for your uTorrent problem, the boss-key (wiki: what is a boss-key?) might be a solution for you...


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I suggest you never use registry cleaners. If your computer is running fine at the moment, don't mess with the registry. The risk of a serious problem caused by a registry cleaner erroneously removing an entry you need is far greater than any potential benefit it may have. I recommend you reading this thread from Microsoft Answers. Furthermore, Mark ...


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The BSOD happens because Windows doesn't have the proper driver installed; or is trying to use the wrong driver to read the file system. The difference between your issue and the articles is that in the article, nothing was enabled. Not AHCI, nor RAID. The only way I know around this is to re-install everything, but I am sure there are a few hacks around it. ...


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To disable system tray icons on Windows XP / Vista Open up regedit.exe on Run box option. Navigate down to following registry key : HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer check if the DWORD entry NoTrayItemsDisplay is already available in the left panel,if NoTrayItemDisplay available. Change the ...


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The quick answer, you're pretty much there. Check value of Current in the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Select. This will tell you which of the CurrentControlSet00X's you need to make your change in. For example, if Current is set to 2, you need to edit HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet002 with your changes. The way it works is this: Windows ...


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this is the system key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ Uninstall] this is the user key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ Uninstall] for more info read this article


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Ok, folks. Here's what I had to do: Go to the Control Panel -> Unistall programs and remove avg search tool: that's where it was, even though it was in my IE -> Tools -> Manage add-ons, I couldn't edit it because of the disabled 'remove' button when clicking on the avg search tool add-on. (also, since this was a clean new install of Windows 7, I'm not sure ...


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The "undo" function is RegEdit is importing a previous backup that you've made of the registry. As you know, you're supposed to back up the registry each time before you make modifications. The simplest way is to right-click on the root subkey you're about to modify, and click "Export". To replace things to the way they were, navigate to where you saved ...


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What does the path '\REGISTRY\A\…' in Sysinternals Procmon log mean? Could you please explain what part of the registry it is? Can I see it using Regedit or some other utility? Can I access it programmatically? I can’t reproduce what you are seeing on my system, but I can tell you how you can find out what it is on yours. You can see a list of all ...


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Use Sysinternals Process Monitor to see to where in the registry the application tries to access (as a normal user). Set a filter to the process name and watch only registry activity (disable network,file, etc....) Then look for the Access Denied messages (in the result column) and set permissions to those registry locations. Please be careful....


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if i'm going to use Display Properties, it'll show at once. what i've noticed is that changes will take effect real time if it's a .bmp file and not for .jpg images. That's because Windows does not support anything but bitmaps for the wallpaper (yes, even in Windows 7). When you set a jpeg, gif, png, etc. as the wallpaper, Windows first converts it to ...


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The NTUSER.DAT file is in your user folder. In Windows 7 and Windows Vista, user folders are at C:\Users\USER_NAME. You might not see it in explorer but it' there. It will be locked if you are logged on as the user you are trying to access, so you could use another user with administrative rights to save it. Read more: What Is the NTUSER.DAT File? | ...


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You can create a .REG file to update it for you. Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main] "RunOnceHasShown"=dword:00000001 "RunOnceComplete"=dword:00000001 Copy the code into a new Notepad window, and save the file with a .REG extention. When you run it (i.e. START /w file.reg, it will ask you ...


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The problem is that you are attempting to mount the LOG file. You need to mount ntuser.dat, not ntuser.dat.log. Like you said above, you were able to mount the hive successfully, so there’s no problem; there is no problem with the log file being empty, it just means that pending registry changes were flushed to the hive when you last shut down. [1][2][3][4] ...


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Non-administrators have the same registry 'read' rights as administrators. You also have full write access (Full Control) to the HKEY_CURRENT_USER key. To open the registry: Open the Windows Start Menu Type in "regedit" and press 'Enter' on the keyboard Workstations which are a member of a domain will prompt for a password - just enter the password for ...


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You're looking for the "never group taskbar buttons" feature. HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\TaskbarGlomLevel = 00000002 See KnifeySpoony's comment on an article about Windows 7 taskbar buttons at HowToGeek for more information. TaskbarGlomLevel – Changes the grouping so that the windows do not turn into squares ...


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In general, if a system utility launches and is immediately closed without some sort of error message it's probably some other program running that has a list of programs that it kills on site. Download Rkill. It's a malware removal assistant that kills many known malicious background programs. Run it, let it finish, and then scan with your antivirus. You ...


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There is a couple of things you could try: If you have System Restore enabled, boot from your installation disc, choose Repair your computer and pick an restore point before the changes to your registry. You should be able to open regedit by specifying the full path. Press [Windows] + R and type in C:\Windows\regedit.exe.


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The syntax you are using is correct and works for me: The version installed is 2.2 on a Windows 7 x64 machine. Trying a re-install might help, but there is a unresolved bug where dialing from the command line doesn't seem to work. Perhaps try a different SIP client, or a different machine for testing.


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I've used this article to move the default profile location before: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/87555-user-profile-change-default-location.html That said, if you still run in to problems, you might consider doing what I did on my home desktop and just redirect the actual media folders themselves, i.e. Documents, Videos, etc. This article details ...



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