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a program to remove all the registry keys' entry of a file

by gklein / January 5, 2005 9:12 AM PST

WinXPPro; Pent4; 512ram;
Not certain that I worded my question clearly, so I'll elaborate.
When attempting to remove a file or program (like AOL)from the registry, it is sometimes necessary to continually go to FIND NEXT over and over 30 - 50 times to remove all of the key entries.
Does anyone know of a utility that will remove all entries from the registry at once ?
Thanks all.

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Try JV16.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 5, 2005 9:38 AM PST
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Registry repair tools
by Dick Humfrey / January 5, 2005 9:58 AM PST
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I use...
by Echo2 / January 5, 2005 10:58 AM PST

Registry First Aid. Of the registry utilities I have tested, Registry First Aid is the safest, most reliable and quickest entry scanner.
I say safest because I have found that some registry scanners will start returning unrelated entries that in some cases are dangerous to delete. I remember using Registry Crawler and after I deleted a few entries of the program I was looking for, I found it that many of the entries it had returned were Symantec and various Microsoft entries, none of which I could afford to eliminate.
You have to be careful too with the <control F> option in regedit. I have found that if you are not careful, it too will start finding unrelated and irreplaceable entries in your registry.
Always make sure you are in fact deleting the entry(ies) for which you are actually searching.

Best,

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This is a good tool
by mannyman / January 5, 2005 6:53 PM PST
In reply to: I use...

Here is a tool that can be run from a floppy disk. I used it to get rid of another registry cleaner called "Spring Cleaning". This one was a pest.X-(
Download RegSeeker @:

http://www.hoverdesk.net/freeware.htm

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