Before doing any changes to the Registry, it is always better to take a backup of it.
In this post, we will see the steps to backup and restore Windows 10 Registry. Without further ado, let's see how.
Backup Windows 10 Registry
The Windows 10 Registry has an inbuilt option called "Export" which lets us do this task.
Remember that you can use "Export" option to backup selective Registry Key or entire Registry. Here, we will see both in detail.
Backup Selective Key
Backup of Entire Registry
Restore Windows 10 Registry
Restoration of the Registry backup is a simple task and here are the steps:
Keep in mind that using the above restoration methods works well for the specific Registry key backup, and not for the entire Registry backup.
When you try the above restoration methods for the entire Registry backup, you will see this error message:
That is why the following alternative way is the best choice for backing up and restoring entire Registry.
"System Restore" is the alternative way to take a backup and restoration of entire Registry which we will see in the next post.
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How to Backup and Restore Registry on Windows 10