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How to edit the registry?

You can edit the Windows registry with standard tools. They are supplied with the operating system. Those before the release of Windows Xli were regedit32, regedit. Now this is a single regedit application. Consider how to edit the registry using both options.

Regedit registry editing

The application starts as follows: Start> Run> regedit and Enter. In the left large window shows the tree structure of registry keys. It can be expanded by clicking on the + sign next to the name. Another deployment method is to select the name and press the + key on the right of the numeric keypad. This makes it possible to navigate through the registry, view and edit the parameters displayed in the right window.

Double-click (double-click with the left mouse button) on the registry name in the right window allows you to change the settings, then click OK. Edit carefully, introducing and saving incorrect values ​​will disable the OS. It is advisable to make a backup before editing. Right-click on the name to rename the variable by selecting - Rename. After entering a new name, press Enter.Right-clicking on the registry and clicking the Delete option, or selecting the registry name and pressing Del, you can delete the registry. If you want to delete an entire section, select it in the left window and by calling the menu with the right mouse button click Delete, you can simply select and press Del.

Using the right-click menu you can:

  • Expand (or collapse if it was expanded earlier) registry key.
  • Create:
    • Subsection
    • String parameter
    • Binary parameter
    • DWORD value
  • Search the registry
  • Delete selected partition
  • Rename the section that is highlighted
  • Copy the name of the partition that is allocated to the OS exchange buffer

In the main menu, RegEdit has the following options:

  • Registry:
    • Import Registry File
    • Export the registry file (the registry is being exported, or the specified branch is in a file on the hard disk)
    • Connect network registry
    • Disable Network Registry
    • Print
    • Exit
  • Edit:
    • Create
    • Delete
    • Rename
    • Copy section name
    • To find
    • Find further
  • View:
    • Status bar
    • To divide
    • Refresh (refreshes the contents of the regedit windows)
  • Favorites:
    • Add to favorites (search time is significantly reduced)
    • Remove from favorites

Regedit 32 Registry Editing

The regedit32 program has more features than the above, so editing the windows 7 registry is even more convenient.

  • Registry:
    • Open local
    • Close
    • Download hive (corrects problems when booting the computer, caused by incorrect values ​​in the registry)
    • Unload bush
    • Reestablish
    • Save section
    • Choose computer
    • Branch print
    • Printer selection
    • Save branch as
    • Exit
  • Edit:
    • Add a section
    • Add parameter
    • Delete

Using the following 4 items, you can see the value of the parameter you selected.

  • Structure:
    • Expand the level (you can also double click on the section name)
    • Expand structure
    • Reveal all
    • Collapse structure
  • View:
    • Use the first three items to control the appearance of this editor.
    • To divide
    • Binary output
    • Refresh all
    • Update active (item will be unavailable if auto-update is enabled)
    • Find a section
  • Security:
    • Permissions
  • Options:
    • Font
    • Auto update
    • Only reading
    • Delete confirmation
    • Save settings on exit

An indispensable tool that provides security for Regedt32, is considered a feature that restricts access to the registry keys.


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