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Windows 7: Is there any other ways to backup windows registry?

01 Dec 2013   #1
sloloo

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
Is there any other ways to backup windows registry?

Can you tell me how one can backup registry not using standart export method?
which is described here


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02 Dec 2013   #2
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

There are a few programs that will do it. It begs the question why you'd want a different method?

I'm not sure this doesn't just export though.

Acelogix Software - Regbak

This uses the Volume Shadow Copy Service

Registry Backup

A Guy
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02 Dec 2013   #3
marsmimar

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Win 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

The regedit > export feature is the generally accepted way to backup the registry. Creating a system restore point (Option One, Method One, Step 1 in the link you provided) will also backup the registry. Or you could check out various third party registry cleaners to see if they offer a backup feature.

13 Free Registry Cleaner Programs (Updated November 2013)

What are you trying to accomplish that the tutorial you linked to isn't providing?

EDIT: I see A Guy beat me to it. He always did type faster than me.
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