How do I make a registry backup?
I just deleted the Klez virus from my computer and now I am trying to uninstall the McAfee 5.1 manually. It will not uninstall via the add/remove program. The first thing it says to do is to back up my registry, how do I do that?
thanks for your help
This question was answered on September 19, 2002. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.1 Click Start, and click Run The Run dialog box appears.
2 Type regedit and then click OK The Registry Editor opens.
3 Select My Computer at the top of the left pane.
4 Click Registry, (in the tool bar)and then click Export Registry
5 Follow the instructions (the dialog box that you see may vary slightly from what is shown here):
1 Select "Desktop" in the "Save in" box of the dialog box.
2 In the File name box, enter a name that you will remember,
such as registrybackup.
3 Click Save The file is saved to your Windows desktop.
6 Continue editing the registry if you have been instructed to do so.
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Posted by Robin of Mesa Community College on September 19, 2002