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Psexec - problem run regedit.exe under windows 8.1 RRS feed

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  • i just made some stupid things with a registry key under CLSID (win 8.1 32bit):

    - remove all permission for that key

    - set owner to "system"

    .=>result when open that key:

    "an error preventing this key being opened.

    Details: Access is denied."  and then i can not change owner back admin any more.

    troubleshoot:

    i try using psexec to run regedit as system accont: 

    psexec -i -d -s c:\windows\regedit.exe

    and then change owner/ permission back to default but get error: "unable to save permissions on key..access is denied "

    I try test same things on windows 7, then using psexec and change owner from "system" back "admin", grant permission successfully

    i am not sure this is psexec or win 8.1 problems . some one can help me?. sory for my bad english

    • Moved by Kristin Xie Tuesday, September 2, 2014 2:32 AM
    Monday, September 1, 2014 9:21 AM

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  • Hi HTK91,

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    Tuesday, September 2, 2014 2:32 AM
  • I'd ask them over here.

    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows8_1?tab=Threads

    http://forum.sysinternals.com/pstools_forum8.html

     

     

     


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    • Proposed as answer by Just Karl Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:51 PM
    • Marked as answer by Just Karl Tuesday, September 9, 2014 3:45 PM
    Tuesday, September 2, 2014 9:36 AM