The script refers to the. Add a Registry key from the command line The add switch uses a similar structure. To create these files yourself, copy the following examples into an empty. The result is that Regedit always operates on the hive files that are loaded into the Registry. You must therefore be more specific when specifying the output file location, e. If not, how should I go about modifying the script? Regards, Albert I never received a response and assumed that nobody had written so I never got back on to look.
I am also admin for our entire ms network which I thought might be the problem. If you want to import a registry file from the command line, you can use the Regedit command and the name of the file you want to import. Except for default values, values' names are in quotation marks. When omitted, all values under the key are compared. I have the same problem.
Batch files completely ignore the semicolons before commands. The reg file was an export from the notepad registry item and am trying to force settings on my end users with the reg-hack when they login. If things go wrong, import the file to restore the subkey's settings. How can I avoid getting confimation messages when executing this command. See Chapter 10 for more information. Does anyone have any suggestions? Examples Most examples are for Windows 2000 and earlier Windows versions. Thanks in advance if you're still listening I hope! The big problem I have is that I can't figure out how to import a.
As guesses about what to look at next I would say psexec. This page focuses on reading and editing the registry in unattended mode only. I wonder if leaving out the path to regedit will make a difference. That means I have to log in as each person and import the files one at a time. Thanks for your time and your help! I would not have mentioned it here, however, if it couldn't be used in unattended mode as well. Beware, however, because you can inadvertently change values you don't mean to change. I have also opened the reg hack up with notepad and re-saved so the file isn't corrupted.
Delete keys and values from the registry: Create a reg file like this, notice the hyphen inside the first bracket Windows Registry Editor Version 5. The Export Registry File dialog box is similar to other common dialog boxes except for the Export Range area. It should probably be posted as a comment then, not as an answer. Omit subkey, and Regedit exports the entire Registry. I have done reg hacks for many years with Win98-Win7 without any issues.
Then copy the original value to the Clipboard and paste it to the backup value. This will restore values that you change and remove, but it won't remove values that you added to the Registry. I've primarily done images for 32-bit Windows clients. FileName The name of the disk file to export. And one more thing, the registry file I want to execute contains tons of entries which were automatically inserted by a data aware grid components.
In windows 2000 user will get 2 msg boxes. Compare the Registry of two machines Opening multiple copies of Regedit. The simple way of avoiding all these is run regedit in silent mode. This is an old question but see that the original poster never replied to your question. This switch is the default for processes. Parameters are listed below and vary depending on Operation. If FullKey2 is omitted, FullKey2 is the same as FullKey1.
Some assistance with both problems would be nice. I have also opened the reg hack up with notepad and re-saved so the file isn't corrupted. It can be that a virus or other malicious software has limited access to the Registry so that regedit cannot be used. This switch can also be used to export individual registry keys. Exporting and Importing Exporting the Registry creates a text file with the. If you omit it, the entire Registry is exported.
It works if I type the content of the script manually into the command line. I have tried to use regedit. That means I need to set up Outlook 250 times. The content of each operating system's registry is sufficiently different for me to jump up and down and wave my arms madly while I give you this warning. No one is assigned their own machine; everyone can use any machine most are laptops , and everyone has their own user profile. But I got a problem here.
SubKey is the key name of the hive to unload. It is really annoying, I know! Not the answer you're looking for? In this example we will add new key named Test to the given path. I'd like users to be able to take a laptop with them from the office, turn it on at home or a remote job site, and have their new Outlook settings appear, even if they've never logged on to that machine while connected to our network. Below are some examples of registry files to create entries, delete single entries as well as a complete folder. If you specify a key, that key and all its subkeys are exported.