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How to restore the Locked Registry and Task Manager

Click Start -> Run, type cmd and press Enter.

At the prompt, type "REG DELETE HKCU \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System/v" DisableRegistryTools and press Enter.

Restore task manager locked

1. Open a text editor program

2. Type the following code:
"Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System]"
"DisableTaskMgr" = dword: 00000000

3. Save with the name taskmanager.reg

4. Run the program taskmanager.reg, as appears to confirm select yes.

5. Restart the computer to see the results.

Restores registry locked

1. Open a text editor program.

2. Type the following code:
"[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System]"
"DisableRegistryTools" = dword: 00000000

3. Save with the name regedit.reg

4. Run the program regedit.reg, as appears to confirm select yes

5. Restart the computer to see the results

How to remove WGA

1. Open Task Manager with Ctrl + Alt + Del


2. Turn off the process called "WgaTray.exe"


3. Restart / reboot the computer and go into safe mode


4. In safe mode, open regedit (registry editor) via the Run menu. Type regedit then enter


5. In regedit, find "HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ SOFTWARE \ microsoft \ WindowsNT \ CurrentVersion \ Winlogon \ Notify", then delete the folder or directory "WGALOGON"


6. Next, delete the following files;
C:\WINDOWS\system32\WgaLogon.dll,
C: \WINDOWS\system32\WgaTray.exe,
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LegitCheckControl.dll


7. Then, Restart the computer