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How do I delete registry setting when the computer wont let me

  • Security
  • Virus
  • Computers
  • Windows Vista
  • Registry
  • Windows XP
Last response: in Windows XP
July 22, 2011 12:36:49 AM

I have Vista Antispyway virus. I went through and deleted all registry files related to the virus and have 3 left to go. Everytime I try to delete them, I am told I can not. How do I delete them?

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a b 8 Security
July 22, 2011 6:18:53 AM

You need to change the Permissions of the hives or keys concerned. Right click then go to Permissions and take Full Control or click Advanced and take Ownership. Why didn't you let MalwareBytes do all this in Safe Mode?