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Re: Suggestion for FAQ update

From: Ben Johnson <ben_at_indietorrent.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2012 08:33:10 -0400

On 8/23/2012 3:38 AM, Simon Large wrote:
> The workaround to finally allow me to fix that key and fix the context menus
>> where to download Sysinternals PsTools
>> (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896649) and launch
>> regedit with the following command:
>> PsExec.exe -i -d -s c:\windows\regedit.exe
>> This gives you full permissions in the registry to allow you to fix
>> HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT/*/shellex/ContextMenuHandlers/TortoiseSVN. Might not hurt
>> to add that to the FAQ in case others experience the same challenge.

Just out of curiosity, does right-clicking the Registry Editor and
choosing "Run as administrator" have the same effect? I've never had
problems editing the registry as long as this measure is taken.

Presumably, Patrick tried that, but ya hate to get a third party utility
involved if Windows' built-in privilege escalation facility is sufficient.




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