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Can't open Registry Editor

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by gkohler2, Apr 10, 2004.

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  1. gkohler2

    gkohler2 Thread Starter

    Apr 10, 2004
    When I attempt to open my Registry Editor I get a message. "Registry Editing
    has been disabled by your administrator"
    How do I get it enabled?
    Thanks in advance for any help.

  2. WhitPhil

    WhitPhil Gone but never forgotten Trusted Advisor

    Oct 4, 2000
    Scroll to the bottom of this page and downlod Fix-exec.inf.

    Then, from your PC, select the file, right mouse, install.

    This will correct the Regedit issue.

    BUT, it was most likely caused by an active virus/trojan or Spyware.

    Update you virus defs and do a full scan.
    If nothing is found, get a second opinion

    And, download and run SpyBot
    Use it's update feature to get the latest set of definitions.
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