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Important This article contains information about how to modify the registry. Make sure that you back up the registry before you modify it. Make sure that you know how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up, restore, and modify the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows registry
On a Windows Vista-based computer, the Telephony service may not start. When you try to manually start the Telephony service, you may receive the following error message:
Additionally, the following events may be logged in the System log:
Windows could not start the Telephony service on Local Computer.
Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion.
Event ID: 7000
Event ID: 7009
This problem occurs because the value for the ImagePath registry entry is incorrect.
Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.
To resolve this problem, follow these steps:
Article ID: 941144 - Last Review: August 21, 2007 - Revision: 1.1
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