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  • Question

  • Hello All,

    Is there a way to transfer all my Windows Live Writer blog accounts/settings from one computer to another? I just set up Windows 7 machine and would like to use that for blogging......

    Thanks
    Saqib
    Wednesday, April 22, 2009 6:56 PM

Answers

  • Export HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows Live\Writer from your registry on your main machine and then import it on your new machine.

    This tool also might help:
    http://wlwbackup.codeplex.com/

    -Brandon Turner [MSFT]
    • Marked as answer by Saqib Ali Wednesday, April 22, 2009 9:31 PM
    Wednesday, April 22, 2009 8:28 PM

All replies

  • Export HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows Live\Writer from your registry on your main machine and then import it on your new machine.

    This tool also might help:
    http://wlwbackup.codeplex.com/

    -Brandon Turner [MSFT]
    • Marked as answer by Saqib Ali Wednesday, April 22, 2009 9:31 PM
    Wednesday, April 22, 2009 8:28 PM
  • Thanks Brandon. The reg key transfer worked out nicely! :)

    Wednesday, April 22, 2009 9:31 PM