troubleshooting Question

login batch script to modify reg if certain reg file exist on pc

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Windows XPWindows Server 2003Shell Scripting
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Hi Experts.  As I upgrade these Windows XP machines from Office 2003 to 2007, I need to modify the registry on the upgraded pc's.  I don't know the term to use for the login script to modify the registry only if the Office 12.0 reg entry is there.  This is what I have:

if exist "hkcu\software\microsoft\office\12.0"
reg delete HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook\Setup\First-Run

I'm not sure how to specify what to do if that reg file does "not" exist.  How can I specify if exist, do A; if entry doesn't exist, do B?

Thanks in advance.
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