mic_888 · Aug 30, 2011 at 09:13 am

Easily Backup Registry Values With SettingsExporter

Windows Mobile device owners out there will be familiar with registry backup tools and may be interested to hear about another variant – Settings Explorer by XDA member Skrobel.

The tool backs up the vital system/user/programs settings and parameters to a .reg file, which enables the user to quickly restore the settings after a flash or HR.

Settings Explorer exports either a single registry key (with all the values and subkeys) or whole registry. The tool is able to store:

  • single registry values in one key;
  • several registry values in one key;
  • all the values of a key but without the subkeys;
  • values which names start with a certain string;
  • values which names end with a certain string;
  • values containing a certain string;
  • whole key with all subkeys/ values.
For much more information on how the tool works and to download the cab file, head on over to the application thread. Requires .Net CF 3.5.

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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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