Microsoft® Windows® Registry Guide, Second Edition

Microsoft® Windows® Registry Guide, Second Edition
Published:August 17, 2005Language:English
Author:Jerry HoneycuttTechnology:Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Length:608 PagesISBN 13:9780735622180

List Price:

$ 44.99
About The BookUnderstand how the registry works—and customize Windows to run the way you want.

Get the in-depth information you need to modify—and seamlessly manage—the Windows registry. Written for IT professionals and power users, this vital resource reveals little-known registry techniques, tricks, tips, and secrets to make your job easier. Understand the inner workings of the Windows operating system—and use the registry to get Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP to run the way you want, on a single desktop or across the network. You’ll learn how to pinpoint registry settings and script registry changes, deal with registry permissions, use Windows Installer, and map Tweak UI settings. Also, find best practices for how to back up, restore, and maintain registry settings with confidence. The CD includes 100+ registry files for customizing operating system appearance and behavior, and the complete eBook. You’ll learn how to:
Apply best practices to back up, restore, manage, and modify the registry
Customize group and system policies to manage multiple PCs and users remotely
Track down registry settings and script changes
Optimize server services, including network connections and authentication
Deploy user profiles and Microsoft Office program settings
Configure security services, including Windows Firewall, templates, and service pack features
Troubleshoot the registry—resolving common problems and corruption issues
About Jerry HoneycuttJerry Honeycutt is a well-known author and IT consultant who has written more than 25 books, including Introducing Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Microsoft Windows Desktop Deployment Resource Kit from Microsoft Press. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and a columnist for the Microsoft Windows XP Expert Zone, Microsoft TechNet, and CNET.
Other Books By Jerry Honeycutt
Looking for training resources, events and advice from peers? Join the Microsoft Training and Certification Community. Preparing for an exam now? Find your Microsoft Certification Study Group. Talk to us on these social networks:
What do you think of this book? Your feedback is important in helping us create books that serve your needs and meet your expectations.Please take our survey at

Note: You will need this book's 13-digit International Standard Book Number (ISBN) to take the survey.The ISBN 13 can be found above.
To report or search for corrections in this book or its companion content,
search for the title in our online store and then check the Errata & Updates tab. To report errors, please go to our Submit errata page.