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Windows SteadyState notifies Microsoft when Windows SteadyState is installed. This behavior is by design. However, a system administrator can disable this function.
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
To prevent Windows SteadyState from trying to contact Microsoft, update your registry settings. To do this, follow these steps:
Article ID: 961021 - Last Review: February 10, 2009 - Revision: 1.0