Tag: registry

C#

WebRequest throws IOException “The specified registry key does not exist.”

When you are using .NET 2.0 or .NET 3.5 and you are trying to make a web request with WebRequest class you may see the following internal error if you have Common Language Runtime Exceptions enabled during debugging in Visual Studio: Exception thrown: ‘System.IO.IOException’ in mscorlib.dll Additional information: The specified registry key does not exist. …

Office, Registry

Export Outlook profiles from registry

Export Microsoft Outlook 2010 profiles reg.exe export "HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWindows Messaging SubsystemProfilesOutlook" "test.reg"reg.exe export "HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindows NTCurrentVersionWindows Messaging SubsystemProfilesOutlook" "test.reg"   Export Microsoft Outlook 2013 profiles reg.exe export "HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftOffice15.0OutlookProfilesOutlook9375CFF0413111d3B88A00104B2A6676" "test.reg"reg.exe export "HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftOffice15.0OutlookProfilesOutlook9375CFF0413111d3B88A00104B2A6676" "test.reg"  

Microsoft Windows

Clean up Windows Startup – Speed up Boot time

If you would like to speed up windows boot time you should remove programs from Windows startup. Try the following to speed up your system boot: 1. Remove unnecessary programs from startup directory. Startup Directory path for current user: Windows_drive_letter:UsersusernameAppDataRoamingMicrosoftWindowsStart MenuProgramsStartup 2. Close unnecessary services that run on Windows boot. Open services.msc (you need administrative …