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How to enable Regedit back when it is disabled by a virus

Sometimes virus disables our built-in Windows registry editing tool, which is regedit than whenever we try to open the regedit program through “run”, we get the following message:

“Registry Editing Has Been Disabled By Your Administrator”

There two ways to enable it Back:-

First way:

Use the gpedit.msc to enable the registry editor.
Go to run then type gpedit.msc
then Click on Administrative Templates
Click the System and locate the Prevent access to registry editing tools and double click on it
Click disabled in the options button then click apply and then ok.
The disabled button will make the policy into default, the computer will automatically configure it and you would be able to access the regisrty.

Second way:

If you are not able to use gpedit.msc

Select all the codes below. Copy and paste them into the Run window. Press enter, and there you are!!!

REG add HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionPoliciesSystem /v DisableRegistryTools /t REG_DWORD /d 0 /f

This code will enable your regedit..

That’s It!!!


How To enable “Show Hidden Files Option” when disabled By a virus:-

Most of us have this problem, Sometimes when virus attack our computer it disable the “Show hidden files and folders” option than even if we select the option Show hidden files and folders from the folder option window, the changes just disappear upon closing the dialog. It is because virus has attacked your registry file. So here is the solution to the problem:-

Go to Run than type regedit and click Ok.

Find the key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersion

Look at the “CheckedValue” key. This should be a DWORD key. Check its value If the value is not 1 then make it 1.
If “CheckedValue” key is not there then Create a new key called “CheckedValue” as a DWORD (hexadecimal) with a value of 1.

Now open My Computer, on the toolbar go to Tools > Folder Option and click on the View tab.
The “Show hidden files & folders” will work properly!!!

How To enable Windows Task Manager when disabled By a Virus

Even if we have anti-virus installed, we can still be infected by a custom viruses that are not recognized by our anti-virus. Sometimes after removing the virus completely from our system, we face new problems such as we can no longer bring up Windows Task Manager from CTRL+ALT+DEL. We get the error message saying “Task Manager has been disabled by your administrator”.

This post will help you to re-enable the Windows Task Manager as long as it cannot open normally. Just follow these steps.

Disabling Task Manager is one way viruses try to make it harder for us to deal with their infections. Before proceeding any further, you should run a complete and up-to-date anti-virus scan of your machine.
& Try to remove the virus else it will again disable your Task Manager.

Open Group Editor Policy by Clicking on Start, then click Run and type in gpedit.msc and press OK.

Once in the Group Policy Editor, expand in turn:
User Configuration
Administrative Templates
Ctrl+Alt+Del Options

On clicking Ctrl+Alt+Del You will have four option on right hand side.

Double click on Remove Task Manager to change its setting:
Click on Not Configured and then OK and Task Manager is available once again.

Customize Internet Explorer Title Bar and Remove Total It solution from It:-

Open Registry by going to Start then Run and Enter regedit.
Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Main.
In right hand panel look for string “Window Title” and change its value to whatever custom text you want to see.
If you have some text like “Total It Solution” this means a virus has affected ur registry so delete the window title registry value. to remove “Total It Solution” from IE Title Bar..