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Admin Cant Edit Registry

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Anonymous
July 15, 2005 12:46:02 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

I have a Windows XP Pro, SP2 customer. We are attempting to modify the
> registry
> key for the "Everyoneincludesanonymous" from a value of 0 to 1. When he
> selects "OK" he gets a message that says he cannot change this value. In
> fact he cant change any registry data and he is the admin. Anyone have
> any
> clue what I should have him look at to unlock the registry? Thanks for
> the
> help.
> --
> Johnny Hawk
> Ctrl-alt-Doh!


--
Johnny Hawk
Ctrl-alt-Doh!

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Anonymous
July 16, 2005 12:58:24 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.security_admin (More info?)

Not sure if these are relevant to your situation?

http://www.dougknox.com/security/scripts_desc/regtools....
You can download a script here for the Registry
See also: www.dougknox.com, Win XP Utilities, Windows XP Security Console
or
Line 275: Lift Restrictions – Task Manager, Regedit and CMD
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm


Registry Editing has been disabled by your administrator
http://windowsxp.mvps.org/tweakuirest.htm
Error message "Tweak UI has been disabled by your administrator" while launching
TweakUI



Johnny Hawk wrote:
> I have a Windows XP Pro, SP2 customer. We are attempting to modify
> the
>> registry
>> key for the "Everyoneincludesanonymous" from a value of 0 to 1.
>> When he selects "OK" he gets a message that says he cannot change
>> this value. In fact he cant change any registry data and he is the
>> admin. Anyone have any
>> clue what I should have him look at to unlock the registry? Thanks
>> for the
>> help.
>> --
>> Johnny Hawk
>> Ctrl-alt-Doh!
!