Re: Local Service, winreg, remote registry



Michael Young
07-10-2005, 12:10 AM
Where can I find the file "winreg.txt " that you referred to?
How can I get the hotfix kb832082 If I did not download and install SP2
(it's too big~)?


"David Everett [MSFT]" wrote:

> Hi Joseph,
>
> This issue specifically affects upgrades from Windows 2000 SP4 and later to
> Windows XP and Windows XP SP1. Windows 2000 SP4 machines upgraded with
> Windows XP SP2 slipstreamed will not have this issue. Windows XP machines
> still at SP1 can have the following hotfix applied to correct the
> permissions:
>
> 832082 Smart card stops functioning or you cannot access the local registry
> http://support.microsoft.com/?id=832082
>
> NOTE: Any machines upgraded from Windows 2000 SP4 to Windows XP and which
> have been already been upgraded to SP2 will need the permissions added via
> GPO or with a security template. I have attached a winreg.inf file which
> applies only the Winreg security settings. This setting is from the SP2
> "Default Security Settings applied on Professional Upgrade" security
> template called Dwup.inf. Just copy winreg.txt to the root of C:, rename it
> as winreg.inf, and run this command from the command line:
>
> "%systemroot%\system32\secedit.exe /configure /cfg c:\winreg.inf /areas
> REGKEYS /db %systemroot%\security\Database\winreg.sdb"
>
> --
> David Everett
> Microsoft Corporation
>
> This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
>
> "Joseph Chow" <JosephChow@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:D60E24B0-7F6A-445D-B027-EBF8C5D2EC18@microsoft.com...
> > Regarding the problem of having to add Local Service to have read
> permissions
> > on
> >
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SecurePipeServers\winreg
> >
> > in what specific situations does the problem occur? Is the problem only
> > caused by upgrades from Win2K to WinXP? Specifically which upgrades will
> > lead to this problem?
> >
> > With solutions, are there any Microsoft updates, hotfixes, service packs?
> > Or must administrators add the permissions manually?
> >
> > Can Microsoft release a Knowledgebase Article on this issue, listing all
> the
> > cases that the problem can occur, and the corresponding solution to each
> case?
> >
> > Thank you


Re: Local Service, winreg, remote registry