Question on computer regestry

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towens309

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:confused: I've just gotten a used computer from a garage sale. My question is this is it possible to change who the computer is registered to without reinstalling windows
 
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towens309 said:
:confused: I've just gotten a used computer from a garage sale. My question is this is it possible to change who the computer is registered to without reinstalling windows
What operating system are you asking about?
 

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If it's running Win98 or ME, you can edit "RegisteredOwner" in
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
 

towens309

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Miz said:
If it's running Win98 or ME, you can edit "RegisteredOwner" in
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
as i'm somewhat new to computers how do i do this without messing up things
 
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