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Where (physicaly) is the widows registry located?


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#1 Surma

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Posted 12 January 2010 - 11:10 AM

Is it stored on the hard drive? is it in whatever memory bios is stored in?

And while you are at it, is this the best forum to ask these kind of general questions about computers at large?
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Posted 12 January 2010 - 12:08 PM

This should help you understand the registry more: Demystifying the Windows Registry. And this will help you understand BIOS: Webopedia definition of BIOS.

If you have General Computer questions, not OS specific and are not 'homework' in nature, the General Chat forum is your best place to ask.

I'll leave this topic here, for now, as it seems you have might have questions regarding the XP registry.

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Posted 12 January 2010 - 12:37 PM

Also, until you have a thorough understanding of either one, it is best to leave them alone
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 02:07 PM

okay, that could be good to know.
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