key recovery from ntuser.dat
Posted on 2002-03-28
I corrupted the user hive (ntuser.dat) of
a registry with regedt32 (I don't think I
unloaded it properly). I can no longer log
in as that user (the system creates a new
user when I try).
Does some way exist of repairing that hive
so I can log on as that user again (first
choice), and if not, how do I copy all of
the keys (or as many as possible) so I can
import them into a new user (second choice)?
Regedt32 will only save keys in a long text
format, not an reg file.
Thanks for your help.