O'Reilly logo

Microsoft® Windows® Registry Guide, 2nd Edition by Jerry Honeycutt

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Appendix D. Per-Computer Settings

In Appendix C, you learned about many of the settings that Microsoft Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 Server (Windows) create for users in the registry. These settings are in HKCU. This appendix is about the per-computer settings in HKLM.

The branch HKLM\SOFTWARE is similar to HKCU\Software. In fact, the organization of this key is almost identical. The difference is that these settings are computer-oriented; they affect every user who logs on to the computer. However, you find some settings in both places, HKLM\SOFTWARE and HKCU\Software. This is common with Microsoft Office 2003 Editions and many of the policies in Windows, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required