Backing up the registry

  Tobermory 11:09 16 Sep 2003
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How do I back up (ie copy) the registry before I play with it for the first time? Incomplete removal of software.
Do registry cleanup/editors really work?
Peter

  pepe 11:19 16 Sep 2003

Goto Start/Run/ Type regedit

from the file menu choose Export. Export to a location of your choice. To reverse, from file menu choose Import, navigate to your saved location, and import you previous backup.

Some work better than others, you pays your money and takes your choice.

  Cesar 13:55 16 Sep 2003

If you have XP create a restore point before doing anything with the Registry.

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