Apr
2
2016

How to : Export or backup your registry Windows 10

This post will tell you How to backup or export your Windows Registry in Windows 10. Having a backup of Windows Registry is very essential and sometimes proves vital when troubleshooting Windows problems. Follow this step by step guide with pictures to backup Windows registry | Export Windows Registry.

Follow the steps below:

  • Press Windows logo key + X to bring up the power menu in Windows 10

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  • Now, Press A
  • Click on Yes, when prompted (This opens up an elevated command prompt)
  • Type in Regedit

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  • Now, Click on Computer

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  • Go to the File menu & Click on Export

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  • Browse to your desired backup location
  • Type in a desired backup name
  • Make sure to select ALL at the bottom
  • Click on save

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If you have any questions or comments, please use the comments box.

About the Author:

Shantanu is a Windows Enthusiast, a troubleshooter & a writer. He is a Microsoft MVP in Windows Expert - IT Pro from 2007. You can check out his other work @ www.shantanukaushik.com

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