A VB Script to delete & then merge a registry file / key

Posted on 2006-07-05
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Last Modified: 2012-08-13
Hi All,

I'm having problems with my Terminal Server Licensing Service, so as a fix i neen to create a vbscript to delete the following key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Microsoft\\MSLicensing and import file \\birmingham\dfsroot\Private\Upgrades\TimeKeeper_TS\tslic.reg

Many Thanks
Question by:BarkersIT
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Accepted Solution

justchat_1 earned 1500 total points
ID: 17047027
         Dim appShell
          Set appShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
          Call appShell.Run("cmd.exe /k reg delete hklm\Software\Microsoft\MSLicensing /f", 1, True)
          Call appShell.Run("cmd.exe /k reg import \\birmingham\dfsroot\Private\Upgrades\TimeKeeper_TS\tslic.reg", 1, True)
          Set appShell = Nothing

Author Comment

ID: 17049392
Thanks for you help, In the final solution I used some of your code, but amended it slightly as I did not want the command prompt popping up on screen, as we now have a pretty vbscript logon process.

I'll be awarding you the points as you are the only person that helped, and will post the code I used below

' Install TS Reg Key - due to ts license server failure
Dim wshShell
Set wshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
wshShell.Run "reg delete hklm\Software\Microsoft\MSLicensing /f", 0, True
wshShell.Run "reg import \\birmingham\dfsroot\Private\Upgrades\TimeKeeper_TS\tslic.reg", 0, True
Set wshShell = Nothing

Expert Comment

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