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renaming registry keynames

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Is it possible to rename registry keynames? example: I need to rename KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\TESTNAME to KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\NEWNAME

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Is it possible to rename registry keynames? example: I need to rename KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\TESTNAME to KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\NEWNAME

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try deleting it, and making a new keyname

Valik Note Added 19 October 2006 - 08:38 AMAdded to warn level I just plain don't like you.

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try deleting it, and making a new keyname

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By renaming it, I could retain the subkeys and their values within the key.

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A compromise between t0ddie and Larry's solutions.

RegRead the key you need into a variable, then RegWrite using the new keyname and the varilable then RegDelete the key you don't need anymore.


CheersNobby

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Why in do you want to rename a key?

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