To work with system registryohms use the Regedit program, which is included in the composition of the entire family of Windows operating systems. It allows you not only to view but also edit the system registry.
There are two ways to call this program. First: open the Windows folder, then System32 folder, it looks for a file regedit32.exe. You can immediately run it by double-clicking the mouse, you can create a shortcut and place on desktop – click file right-click and drag to your desktop. Release the button, the pop-up menu, select the option "Create shortcuts".
Second option: click "start" then "Run". In the window that appears, type "regedit" (without the quotes) and press "Enter". The input window can be accessed from the keyboard by pressing Win+R.
For the average user the need to look in the system registry is typically associated with search Trojans, prescribing in the registry, the startup key. But to really find the line that starts the spyware is quite difficult. Traditionally used for startup of the branches of the registryand the well-known antivirus programs, so simple Trojans a chance to register in the registere is almost there. Complex use more sophisticated methods of starting, so to find their keys, looking through the registry, it is very difficult.
Note that illiterate working with the system registryohms may result in failure of computer. Even if you save the registry before making changes, restore it from a backup copy is complicated and a long procedure will need to boot from the installation disc, launch the recovery console to manually enter the nearly two dozen teams, etc. etc. So unless absolutely necessary and in the absence of necessary knowledge in the system registry better not to climb – a chance to get a broken system is very high.
Advice 2: How to edit registry Windows 7
Some of the options for Windows 7 operating system cannot be adjusted via the applet "Personalization". And as an additional program to run system settings you can use the tool Regedit (editor registry).
You will need
- software Regedit.
Because the registry is the only repository of all the settings before you edit it, you need to make a backup of both the files, registry, and individual branches to be edited. To start the editor registry in Windows Seven you need to click "start menu" and move the cursor to the search field, enter the name of the program (regedit) and press Enter.
To log into the editor registry , you must log in as administrator. Complete this step and click "Yes". You will see the main program window. In the left part of the window are the branches of the registry, and the right side will display the keys that are in their folders.
Navigation in the program is using the directory tree which is in the left part of the program (branches of the registry). To uncover one of the branches of the registry, click on the " + "sign to close the branch in a similar action on the" - " character. To create their values in the right part of the window click the right mouse button on free space and select "New".
It is now possible to consider the work in the editor registry for the specific examples. Press Alt + Tab you will see a quick move. Its settings can be edited in the registry of the operating system. Open the folder HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl PanelDesktop. Find the right side of the program window parameter CoolSwitchColumns – he is responsible for the number of columns in the quick movement between the programs. CoolSwitchRows and the parameter responsible for the number of rows. To make the change in one of the settings double click with the left mouse button on it and in the opened window enter your number.
In a 64-bit version of Windows Seven is setting up a slide show (screen saver). Edit its parameters are in the folder HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl PanelPersonalizationDesktop Slideshow. Look in the right part of the window parameter AnimationDuration – the number of milliseconds a smooth transition from one image to another. Changing the value of this parameter is the same as in the previous example.
The changes are automatically when you press the "OK" button. So any action to save the settings of the registry is not necessary to perform.
Never edit the registry without creating a backup. Like every man, you are One of them, was inherited from Windows NT/2000, and others first appeared in Windows XP. Then Setup will start to search for installed systems Windows XP on the hard drives and if their REG extension that is associated with the application registry Editor (Regedit).
To edit the registry on another computer 1. To connect a hard drive to another computer. 2. Log in as an administrator account. 3. Go to registry editor (start-Run-regedit). 4. On the left, select HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. 8. Edit the registry settings that You need. 9. To save the changes, click File-Unload hive. The registry on an attached hard drive edited.
Advice 3: How to remove administrator password on Windows 7
Like any operating system, on Windows 7, you can set the administrator password. But hardly anyone leaves a reminder. It seems to everyone that your password is simple and unlikely to be forgotten. But sometimes it happens. Or when installing it you can not see the keyboard or not and see whether the Caps Lock key. In this case you can't. In General, situations when you need to remove the administrator password can be quite a lot.
You will need
- - boot disk with Windows 7.
To work you must have a bootable disk with the Windows 7 operating system. Before the operation the disk must be in drive of your computer. Turn on the PC and call up the Boot Menu. Start the computer to boot from disk with the operating system.
Wait until a window with a choice of language options. Go on. In the next window on the bottom will be an option "system Restore". Select this option. Then will appear a list of options for system restore, then choose "Command prompt". Then in the command prompt, type regedit and press Enter.
In a second window opens to edit the registry. Among the main sections of the registry, locate HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. Select it using the left mouse button. Then at the top of the program window, select "File" then in the sub menu - "Load hive".
After using the browse to select the system disk on which the operating system is installed (default drive is C). Then follow the address to the Windows\System32\config\ and open the file System. Will appear the window "Load hive". In the "partition Name" in this dialog, enter any three numbers, for example 541. The registry will be a new section 541.
Next go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\888\Setup. Double-click the left mouse button on the CmdLine parameter, then enter Cmd.exe and OK. Then click on the parameter SetupType. Instead of the last "0" is set to "2". Then click OK.
Open the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE key. There you select your created partition numbers. In our case, it 541. Then click "File" and select "Unload hive". Close all Windows. Remove the disc from the drive. Then restart the computer.
After the PC reboots, wait for the prompt. In it, enter the user name, then a new password. The next window is the standard window entering the system. Just enter the account name and password.