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Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Mar 2015
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Posted By fwcetus
Thanks, DougCuk, for your detailed summary of the...

Thanks, DougCuk, for your detailed summary of the COMPONENTS situation.

You are correct -- RegistryBackup (Tweaking.com) does allow one to pick which hives are to be restored, at least from the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
DougCuk, I've waded through the forum links...

DougCuk, I've waded through the forum links you've provided regarding COMPONENTS, and it does seem as if COMPONENTS is only semi-documented and/or semi-understood.

The big question I have is --...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Mar 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
I second basically all of what DougCuk has said....

I second basically all of what DougCuk has said. I use ERUNT for daily backups (keeping the backups for the latest 7 days), and, on a couple of occasions, I've used ERDNT to restore a previous day's...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 3,618
Posted By fwcetus
My task for autobackups with ERUNT is set up...

My task for autobackups with ERUNT is set up similarly, but not identically. Here's what I've been using:

General tab :
Task Name : $_Run_EruNT (You'll want your own name here)
User...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
Another couple of questions, DougCuk - 1. ...

Another couple of questions, DougCuk -

1. Do you use the ERUNT GUI version (a GUI shell by Klaus Roemer for the original ERUNT by Lars Hederer), or just ERUNT? (I find ERUNT alone easy enough...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
Thank you for chiming in with all that useful...

Thank you for chiming in with all that useful information, and with the link to your notes on "customizing" ERUNT's use for Win 7.

I am using it so far, doing some of what you are doing, but I am...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
Of course, this batch file makes copies of the...

Of course, this batch file makes copies of the Registry hives (and up to two archived copies of them, too), but restoring bad hives is a separate process - NTUSER.DAT has be copied back to...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
@echo off rem RegBackup.BAT backs up the...

@echo off
rem RegBackup.BAT backs up the Registry hives to %SystemRoot%\RegBackup
rem RegBackup.BAT must be run with elevated administrative privileges
rem the following command will usually (but...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
Yes, I've seen that video before (and it's quite...

Yes, I've seen that video before (and it's quite good, methinks), and it is similar to what I do with ERUNT and the Task Scheduler. I also do basically the same thing with RegBak and the Task...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Not being one that likes to leave enuf alone, I...

Not being one that likes to leave enuf alone, I changed that original line from -

@="cmd.exe /s /k pushd \"%V\"

- so as to say -

@="cmd.exe /s /k \"pushd %V && title Elevated Command...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
I tried one more little experiment - I...

I tried one more little experiment -

I changed the lines in the context menu menu item that say -

@="cmd.exe /s /k pushd \"%V\"

- so as to say -

@="C:\\Windows\\System32\\cmd.exe /s...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Yes, as far as I could tell. REG seemed ti be the...

Yes, as far as I could tell. REG seemed ti be the only problem. I have no specific information as to why "cleaning up" the PATH would "free up" REG but leave everything else unaffected (positively or...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 May 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 3,618
Posted By fwcetus
I'll just add that ERUNT's AUTOBACK.EXE, run from...

I'll just add that ERUNT's AUTOBACK.EXE, run from Task Scheduler with settings similar to those from A Guy, does provide me with a Users directory (with two subfolders, one for ntuser.dat and one for...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 May 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 6,885
Posted By fwcetus
ERUNT itself (not the GUI version add-on) seems...

ERUNT itself (not the GUI version add-on) seems to work OK (in Win 7 Pro x64 SP1 for me), as does RegBak (I'm trying them both out for comparison). I'm still monitoring the backups, though, just to...
Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
OK, how does ~this~ look ? - 212122 ...

OK, how does ~this~ look ? -

212122

[The "invalid syntax" is, of course, ~GOOD~ news - i.e., that (correct) error msg is coming from REG.exe, regardless of which directory I am in.]

:D :)...
Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
That's an excellent suggestion, and, if true,...

That's an excellent suggestion, and, if true, would be a ~perfect~ explanation for the behavior - <g>. However, I just checked, and there seems to be no reg.exe, reg.com, or reg.bat anywhere obvious...
Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Please see the screen cap, Kaktussoft - ...

Please see the screen cap, Kaktussoft -

212029

As you can see, REG works (as in it is recognized as a command) in C:\Windows\System32 and in C:\Windows\SysWOW64, but not anywhere else, it...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
echo %path% ...

echo %path%
C:\BatCom\;C:\Programs\SscePortable;C:\Windows\system32;C:\Windows;C:\Windows\System32\Wbem;C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\;C:\Program Files (x86)\C ommon...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
OK. Every explorer.exe is a 64-bit process. ...

OK. Every explorer.exe is a 64-bit process.

When I use the CMD box from Accessories, it runs as a 64-bit process.

However, any CMD box that comes up from the context menu, whether it's the...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Thanks, MilesAhead, for your thoughts. ...

Thanks, MilesAhead, for your thoughts.

Well, every instance of Explorer (explorer.exe) I can invoke (in a variety of ways) seems to be a 64-bit version - that is to say that I never see any...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Update: (and, before having a chance to mull over...

Update: (and, before having a chance to mull over MilesAhead's post)

I happened to try "Open[ing] Command Window Here as Administrator", with "C:\Windows\System32\" as the directory, and then...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
No changes, Brink, either in which CMD box runs...

No changes, Brink, either in which CMD box runs (still SysWOW64) or in how REG works (still doesn't). Thanks for trying...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
Yes. (And thanks for the welcome.) ...

Yes. (And thanks for the welcome.)



Still not for me, though.



I do have UAC set at "Default" (the second one down).
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 33
Views: 15,698
Posted By fwcetus
No REG Command in "Open elevated command window here" DOS Box

I have used the @="cmd.exe /s /k pushd \"%V\"" type of Registry mod to obtain a context menu "Open elevated command window here" menu item, such as in the "Open elevated command window here" thread (...
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