Registry Healer Online Help. Windows® Registry Cleaner software.
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The main types of registry problems
Technical support
Quick tour
Step 1 of 3 - scan the registry
Step 2 of 3 - select and remove invalid registry entries
Step 3 of 3 - modify the registry
How to use the program
Start with the program
Scan the registry for invalid entries
Select registry entries for correction
Select corrections for found registry entries
Safety levels
Cut Invalid Substring correction
Create/Restore registry backups
Create backups before deleting or changing registry entries
Create full registry backups
Restore full registry backups in Windows® 98
Restore full registry backups in Windows® ME
Restore full registry backups in Windows® 2000/2003
Recovery Console
Restore full registry backups in Windows® XP
Deleting Restore Points
Restore full registry backups in Windows® Vista/7/8
Windows® 2000/XP/2003/Vista/7 does not boot regardless of try Safe Mode and Last Known Good Configuration
Right click pop-up menu
Run the registry editor for the selected registry key
Open a folder where the registry reference points
Save the list of found registry entries
Print the list of found registry entries
Search the Internet for the selected key info
Grouping found items
Quick Filtering
Check the web for updates
Multilanguage support
Empty entries
Compacting the registry
Command line parameters
Notes for Windows® NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7 users
Note for machines with multiple operating systems installed
Advanced settings
Prompt to restart as Administrator
Show Scanned Registry Key in Status Bar
Show Progress Bar
Do not show found entries while scanning
Scan Several Registry Keys Simultaneously
Show Scanned Directory in Status Bar
Scan Several Folders Simultaneously
Web Search Query String
Check for Updates
Limit registry scan by number of found errors
Schedule registry scan
Ignore read-only entries
Select registry error categories to scan for
Scan all user registry files or only the current user file
Show This Dialog Before the Scan
Empty entries
Registry Backup Options
Create Full Registry Backups
Use system backup tool
Create full backup automatically
Use custom backup tool
Command to create backup
A simple custom backup command
Exclude strings from the error checking
Show This Dialog Before the Scan
Select paths to search for corrections
Show This Dialog Before the Scan
Exclude paths from disk search for corrections
Show This Dialog Before the Scan
Exclude registry entries from the scan
Change or edit color schemes
How-to questions
How to restore the registry I had before I ran Registry Healer?
How to locate a deleted Registry entry in the backup and restore it?
How to add a registry entry into excluded list to avoid future finding it as invalid?
How to remove registry traces of an old applications uninstalled a long time ago?
How to clean from the registry all traces of a program installed and then removed?
How to backup Registry Healer settings/exclusion lists?
"A problem" questions
After running Registry Healer, a program does not function correctly. What do I do?
I have multiprocessor machine and the program raises "Access Violation" error while running the scan.
Sometimes I get a I/O 80 error when I try to fix the items found by running Registry Healer.
"Error reading REG_MULTI_SZ registry key : "Counter"" appears during execution of Registry Healer.
I have a problem with Norton Systemworks after cleaning the Registry with Registry Healer. What do I do?
I run Registry Healer and it found many font problems. How can I be sure that there's really a problem with a font.
When I start Registry Healer, it gobbes all the CPU power, and sometimes the system seems hanged.
I run Registry Healer yesterday and then today my computer went back to the way that it was having all errors. I had to correct the 529 errors it found in my registry again. What is happen?
My operating system is Windows Millennium. After I run Registry Healer 2.0, my Windows Help files disappeared. Did I do something wrong? How do I get the Help files back?
Double-clicking on a .reg backup file does not restore backup. Instead, it runs notepad. How to fix this?
I found that every time when Registry Healer scans the same registry key it causes system to reboot. What is the problem?
On starting the system I receive: The system process C:\WINNT\SYSTEM32\SERVICES.EXE terminated unexpectedly with status code 128. The system will shut down and restart.
Registry Healer always stops on scanning the same registry key
My system runs a bit slower and applications take some time to open. What do I do?
My computer restarts on the scanning disks for corrections
I get an error message "framedyn.dll not found".
I can't get Registry Healer to auto run. I keep getting the comment "can't start" in windows scheduled tasks.
Why whenever I run the program it finds the same registry entries after I deleted them on previous run?
Why initial scan when when scanning for corrections is extremely slow?
Questions about Registry Healer functionality
What is the easiest way to verify corrections for all 1000+ invalid registry keys that the program found in my system?
Why HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT key is not scanned?
Why does Registry Healer find fewer invalid registry entries than some other registry cleaners?
Every time I run Registry Healer, reboot, and run Registry Healer again, it finds about 30 more invalid registry items. Why?
What are "empty entries" and are they safe to be deleted?
Correction changes when the "STOP" button is pressed
After running Registry Healer, the program asks whether I want to compact the registry. Do I want to do that?
Is there a way to make Registry Healer run at scheduled times and automatically backup the registry and correct errors?
What does a "match" mean? For example, in the status line of Registry Healer it might say 222 Invalid references, 213 picked, 73 matches. What is a match and why is it significant?
Registry Healer always shows 20 Run Entries found. Are these entries bad and should be deleted?
Why scanning the disks for corrections the second time takes less time than the first?
I have the default 'Excluded Paths' listed, such as :\RECYCLER\ etc.., when I'm logged on (XP Home), but not listed when using Registry Healer under the other two user names on the same PC. Why is that?
I noticed that I have to register the program separately under each user name on the same machine. Why?
Registry Healer does not correct found registry errors. What is wrong?
Why do some found keys have the "Leave the entry (no permission to modify)" label. How do I handle this?
Questions related to installation
What is the proper procedure for minor version updates? Should I uninstall the previous version?
How do I uninstall Registry Healer?
Can Registry Healer run from a removable disk without actually installing it on a computer?
Questions about registering
What are the limitations of the unregistered version?
How to register the software - what do I have to enter: name: xxxxx / xxxx s/n: xxxx or else how?
A day ago I paid for Registry Healer. I still do not have my registration code.
Should I purchase a Registry Healer licence for every computer I have?
I registered this program some time ago and ran it on my system. I opened it today and it says I have an unregistered copy. Why?

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