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#1 tjm139



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Posted 09 July 2004 - 11:53 PM

Can you install from microsoft website?

HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Internet Explorer \ Toolbar

If not how do I restore my registry from the backup.


#2 Mike


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Posted 10 July 2004 - 10:47 AM

Depends on your version of windows. If you're using ME or XP, you can probably do a system restore. If you're using 98 (and maybe 2000), you could try scanreg /restore and pick a back up. (or maybe that's scanregw?)
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Posted 10 July 2004 - 11:07 AM

Hello :wave:

I don,t know what kind of system you have, I do know that your
System Registry is best kept alone, just for the reason you stated,
but if you have Win XP all is not lost, follow these simple steps.

Step1: Click (Start) on the bottom left corner.
Step2: Click (All Programs).
Step3: On the top left of the (All Programs) screen you should see Windows Update, Click it and it will take you to their Update Site, Download the Reccomended Installs.
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