How To Backup Registry In Windows Vista, 7 and 8

Making a regular backup of registry is a good habit to save your PC from unexpected errors and blocking of some features. Registry is a database for your machine, it acts as a mediator to the programs to work. If your PC registry corrupted, probably it have a chance to mess with your system and you can expect unexpected errors and failures.

While performing fix to a registry it is always suggestible to take a full backup of your PC registry. A simple built in feature comes with Windows Vista, 7 and 8 will lets you to take a full registry backup of your machine.

How To Backup Registry In Windows Vista, 7 and 8-Simple Guide

Registry Backup or Exporting Registry

Follow these simple steps to backup your registry.

Search regedit in start menu

For Windows Vista, 7, 8- Open start menu, type “regedit” in search box.

Registry Editor Export

In the registry editor go to File menu->select “Export” option and under the saving window export range select All.

Registry Import Settings

For Import and Fixing Regestry

Same as above, in the registry editor file menu->select “Import” option and now select the registry file (backup made earlier). It restores your earlier settings in the registry.


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