troubleshooting Question

Access Denied - Registry Key Permission

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Celeste Graham asked on
Windows 7* Winodws registryWindows OSInternet Explorer (IE)
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Hello!  I made a big mistake by changing the permissions to a registry key:
HKEY_Current_USER -> Software -> Microsoft -> Internet Explorer -> Main

Doing this has caused IE to not open.

I denied permissions to SYSTEM and maybe even ADMINISTRATORS and now I am unable to change them back.  I get an error that says it cannot open MAIN due to access denied and when I try to change ownership, it won't allow me to make the change.

Any ideas?
Celeste GrahamIT Support Specialist

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