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#1 motoman74

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Posted 02 June 2009 - 05:01 PM

Can I delete the entire registry and then do a repair install?

What would be the results of something like this?

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#2 fairjoeblue

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Posted 02 June 2009 - 05:59 PM

No, you can't delete the entire registry.
If you want to do that just do a clean install of XP.
It would be the same because if you could delete the regestry & do a repair all that would work would be XP because you would lose the registry entries for everything else.
The registry entries are what tell >Windows where stuff is at, what it is, & what to do with it.
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Posted 02 June 2009 - 06:34 PM

Yah! If you want a fresh computer. It's better to reformat and then reinstall your operating system.


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