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Error Code 0x80070002

by pebo94 / February 24, 2005 10:05 AM PST

Microsoft Help was far from clear."Start in safe mode,then start Registry Editor(regedt32.exe. It did not say where to locate this.. so i use "RUN" but i did not find HKEY_USERS\DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\cryptography\Provider
Am i looking in the right area & what exactly am i looking for. Talk about needle in a haystack.

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What haystack should we look at?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 24, 2005 10:23 AM PST
In reply to: Error Code 0x80070002

You may want to tell how you provoked this error.

Also, please report if the Forum Tip is not showing to the Forum Feedback forum. The tip reads -> Tip: If you are asking for help to troubleshoot a computer-related problem, please be sure to include all the necessary information (ie: operating system, model number, hardware, software, etc) that will help others identify your problem for a speedy resolution.

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HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\Provider
by pebo94 / February 24, 2005 10:59 AM PST

HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\Providers
HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\Providers

This above information is what microsoft would like me to delete to correct my Problem that generate my error code:0x80070002. Unfortunately for me none of these info is present on my system via regedt32.exe.. So what next in this hay stack.
OS XP-PRO,512mb,800mhz
I also notice that i have lost all connections to the internet.

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