Registry

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    Registry Scanner/Cleaner

    Anybody know of a good registry scanner/cleanup utility? My computer is really sloooow and I think it may be caused by many years of adding & removing all kinds of software. I understand these scanners can 'clean up' the registry but some may screw up the whole system by cleaning up the wrong...
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    Do Registry Cleaners fix Blue Screens?

    I've never used a Registry Cleaner before, but if it can get rid of the Blue Screens of Death on my Vista PC, I'll buy one ASAP. Do they work? If so do they only make regular computing faster or do they fix errors like BSODs. I downloaded WinASO Registry Optimizer and it found over 400 "errors"...
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    system mechanic and the like

    are programs like system mechanic good or total junk? I have it and use it to clean my registry but Im thinking it was a mistake.
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    AVGa virus?

    oki have both AVG and Registry Mechanic on my laptop and registry keeps showing AVG as a virus so im confused on wheter registry is messed up or if AVG is really a virus
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    Stop MalFile.Exe from Recurring in Registry

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) Every time I ActiveSync, MalFile.Exe recurs in Desktop Registry with 6 additional errors. I have uninstalled Avantgo my Desktop -- running Win2000 Prof -- using Contol Panal's Add/Remove Programs. I have deleted the folder from...
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    Registry Tweaks

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) I know there are programs that will tweak things in the registry for you, but I would much rather have a list of settings that I could change myself. Is there such a list? -- There are only two valid activities in this world...
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    Ghosts in Toshiba registry

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) While troubleshooting a video playback issue on my wife's A45-S120 I happened upon a video codec checker called "sherlock" http://www.updatexp.com/sherlock-codec-detective.html which told me that three MPEG encoder codecs were...
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    registry hard reset

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) Will a hard reset restore the registry to the factory settings? If not, is there a way to do that (yes I know I should've backed it up). I do have Resco File Explorer.
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    Registry editing....

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) I have downloaded and installed PHM registry editor from:- http://www.phm.lu/Products/PocketPC/RegEdit/ Have already successfully used it to remove a reference in 'settings' to a picture file that had been previously set as my wall...
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    Resetting an ipaq to original state?

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) I have an ipaq h2210. I wanted to "play" with the registry a bit, but I read people's posting that's it's dangerous. The other thing which I noticed is that I did not get windows ce on a cd when I bought the ipaq. So the question is...
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    Password list

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) Hi, I know that IE stores its password list in the registry under HKCU\Software\Microsoft\windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Passwords, but what about passwords for network connections? Are they stored in the same place or...
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    System Fonts - Defaults

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) Somehow, a program messed up my system fonts. At first, I couldn't even see anything... The Ht was set to 800 and 600 on the sysfnt /barfnt / popfnt. I set them lower and set the wt lower... but my fonts are still somewhat messed...
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    adding subjects to Appointments pull-down list

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) I would like to add a few subjects to the pull-down list in PPC 2003's new Appointment dialog. Is this possible? Does it require a Registry hack? I have spent the last couple of hours looking around the web and the PPC, and I can't...
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    Registry Key

    Archived from groups: microsoft.public.pocketpc (More info?) I don't know if this is the right newsgroup or not, but I NEED HELP! I just got a Pocket PC off ebay and am trying to install Outlook 2002. But the seller didn't include any documentation, so I don't have the reg key to get into...