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Windows 7: Widows Registry Size

23 Jul 2009   #1
umkrish

Win 7
 
 
Widows Registry Size

Hi All,
Can any one suggest where to get the size of the memory occupied by windows registry ?
Thanks,
um.Krish


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23 Jul 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by umkrish View Post
Hi All,
Can any one suggest where to get the size of the memory occupied by windows registry ?
Thanks,
um.Krish
Are your trying to figure its exact size at the moment for some reason? there are several apps that compress it but they will also tell you what the before and after sizes are

Ken
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23 Jul 2009   #3
Antman

 

%UserProfile%\Ntuser.dat
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows\Usrclass.dat

Hive
Files

HKLM\BCD00000000
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\BCD-Template
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\BCD-Template.LOG

HKLM\COMPONENTS
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\COMPONENTS
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\COMPONENTS.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\COMPONENTS.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\COMPONENTS.LOG2

HKLM\SAM
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SAM
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SAM.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SAM.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SAM.LOG2

HKLM\SECURITY
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SECURITY
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SECURITY.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SECURITY.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SECURITY.LOG2

HKLM\SOFTWARE
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SOFTWARE
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SOFTWARE.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SOFTWARE.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SOFTWARE.LOG2

HKLM\SYSTEM
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SYSTEM
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SYSTEM.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SYSTEM.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\SYSTEM.LOG2

HKU\.DEFAULT
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\DEFAULT
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\DEFAULT.LOG
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\DEFAULT.LOG1
%SystemRoot%\System32\config\DEFAULT.LOG2
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28 Jul 2009   #4
umkrish

Win 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Are your trying to figure its exact size at the moment for some reason? there are several apps that compress it but they will also tell you what the before and after sizes are

Ken

Thanks a lot Ken..and sorry for the late reply.

Ya..The application which i am using to Compress the Windows Registry shows the size information in terms of % .But How to make sure manually that compression has been done?
Regards,
um.krish
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28 Jul 2009   #5
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

btw I would advise against using reg compressors/defraggers on windows 7.
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