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Just bought a Hp 4535 from best buy,some one had returned it and there name is registered on pc...I changed in win98 registry..where or how can I change the system and application registry....thanks
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by:twag2
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by:sorgie
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open regedit

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS\CURRENTVERSION
under registered owner modify

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\NETWORK\LOGON
If one exist change the name there

Search your HD for all pwl files and delete them
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If you have other apps with previous owners name look the first HKEY Software for the apps name and look for the reg owner
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Thanks a lot sorgie...that did it...
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