unable to delete some third party registry entries, even as admin

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by schwim, Feb 27, 2010.

  1. schwim

    schwim Guest

    Hi there everyone,

    I recently tried to remove entries in my registry for Uniblu
    Spyeraser, but have been unable to do so. I get the "unable to delet
    all specified values". I even get this after enabling and signing on a
    admin AND running regedit as admin. I don't know how to get any mor
    admin than that.

    Can anyone tell me how I might go about getting rid of these entries?

    schwim, Feb 27, 2010
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  2. schwim

    Bob Guest

    Why do you want to delete it? Are you having a problem?
    Bob, Feb 27, 2010
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  3. schwim

    schwim Guest

    hi there Bob,

    The entries are associated with a malicious application that gives n
    traditional method of removal and fakes infection notices with na
    windows to purchase the application.

    An example entry is:
    There are four other keys in the same folder and all of them I a
    unable to remove through regedit while logged into admin and runnin
    regedit with admin privs
    schwim, Feb 27, 2010
  4. Permissions, I'd say.

    I use the non-free registry editor "Registry Workshop", which makes it
    easy to try to change permissions of registry entries.

    Even with that, I haven't always succeeded in deletions, though...

    Perhaps when I failed, I was doing it from my personal Administrator
    account, rather than *the* Administrator account (sorry, I don't
    Gene E. Bloch, Feb 27, 2010
  5. schwim

    Bob Guest

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