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How to use ICACLS to revoke permission to a registry hive

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How to revoke permission using ICACLS for users from accessing a particular registry hive in HKLM in VISTA. Please help.
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I don't see anywhere in the syntax of ICACLS where it can modify registry permissions:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753525.aspx
ICACLS

I think you may need to use the SubInACL tool:

http://blogs.msdn.com/astebner/archive/2006/09/04/739820.aspx
Solving setup errors by using the SubInACL tool to repair file and registry permissions

A page about SunInACL syntax:

http://www.ss64.com/nt/subinacl.html
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KC2TC, any feedback?
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