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Making HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT entries avaiable to all users in XP

On installation, my VB.Net prog creates an entry for a URL Protocol under HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT. So that when the entry is typed into the browser address bar, my program is called (via the correct shell\open subkeys).
On WindowsNT and 2000, this works for all users. However in XP, only the user who installed the program can see the entry in HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT. ie. Its not even there in Regedit! How do I get this entry available to all users in XP??
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I have tried doing this as the actual user 'Administrator' and any other named user with admin privaleges. Only they can see the entry after install, no one else (not even other administrators)!
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That was it!.
I needed to put back in the 'confirm installation' dialog. This is indeed the one with the Just Me radio.
I'd taken out this dialog thinking that would be a simple way of forcing the installation directory.
Thanks!
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Well, I'm glad it turned out to be something relatively simple.  Thanks for the points!

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Visual Basic.NET

Visual Basic .NET (VB.NET) is an object-oriented programming language implemented on the .NET framework, but also supported on other platforms such as Mono and Silverlight. Microsoft launched VB.NET as the successor to the Visual Basic language. Though it is similar in syntax to Visual Basic pre-2002, it is not the same technology,

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