Re: Backing up the entire Registry



Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 03:02 AM
John,

Try the third-party utility ERUNT (free)

[ERUNT] Registry Backup and Restore for Windows
http://www.larshederer.homepage.t-online.de/erunt/

[ERUNT Download URLs]
http://www.aumha.org/downloads/erunt.zip
http://www.aumha.org/downloads/erunt-setup.exe

[Installing & Using ERUNT]
http://www.silentrunners.org/sr_eruntuse.html
http://www.larshederer.homepage.t-online.de/erunt/erunt.txt

--
Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User
http://windowsxp.mvps.org


"John Marsh" <JohnMarsh@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:9E091F73-5F2C-41C4-BCD6-2DC6B8C9DBE0@microsoft.com...
> Please can someone clarify this for a newbie? I read in the Sybex guide
> to
> XP Pro that it's not possible to fully back up the Registry using the copy
> of
> Windows that's the object of the backup. A dual-boot arrangement is
> necessary. But I've read on microsoft.com pages, and the Symantec site,
> that
> a complete backup is possible apparently without booting a second copy of
> Windows.
>
> Do I need to create a special file/partition to back up to?

John Marsh
07-10-2005, 03:02 AM
Thanks guys. I'll give it my best shot this weekend.

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 03:02 AM
You're welcome John.

--
Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User
http://windowsxp.mvps.org


"John Marsh" <JohnMarsh@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:4CE55273-9D19-4887-8E8B-AAD011CB356D@microsoft.com...
> Thanks guys. I'll give it my best shot this weekend.


Re: Backing up the entire Registry