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You receive an "Access Denied" error message when you are adding other groups to Remote Registry Services.
To resolve this problem, follow these steps to remove the security on the service.
NOTE: Before you perform the following steps, you must configure the Group Policy Object (GPO) correctly. To correctly configure a Group Policy to set a permission on a system service, refer to the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256345/EN-US/ )Configuring Group Policies to Set Security for System Services
To Reset Permissions to Allow Policy ApplicationWARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257247/EN-US/ )Policy Changing System Service Permissions Does Not Apply