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Easiest way to modify and remove registry keys

I would like to modify and remove registry keys using vb6.  What would be the easiest way to do this?  Here's what I want to do:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]
"ScreenSaveActive"="0"
"SCRNSAVE.EXE"=-

I want to do the modifications within VB6, not from a regfile.

Thanks,
BPL
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8/22/2022 - Mon
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bpl5000

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EDDYKT, when I try your code, but I get the following error:

Run-time error '424':
Object required

Maybe I need to reference something?  I tried Microsoft Scripting Runtime and WSHControllerLibrary, but neither helped.  What am I missing?

Thanks,
BPL
bpl5000

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It is working correctly, I must have typed something wrong.  Here is my code to remove a screen saver:

Set WshShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
WshShell.RegWrite "HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop\ScreenSaveActive", 0, "REG_SZ"
WshShell.RegDelete "HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop\SCRNSAVE.EXE"
Set WshShell = Nothing
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