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win98SE registry question

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by scottoffski, Jan 22, 2006.

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  1. scottoffski

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    Hi everyone,

    I have been trying to clean the registry completely using various reg cleaner programs and by hand using regedit in windows. I have also compacted it using regedit under DOS. However, some website details still remain in user.dat. Can anyone explain why I still find a lot of websites when I view user.dat in wordpad (for example: Yahoo! Finance.URL), but when I search for yahoo! in regedit (to actually delete it) it can't be found? If possible, I would like to completely clean out all the URL information. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     
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