This article was previously published under Q142265
Regini is a character-based batch file utility that you can use to add keysto the Windows NT Registry by specifying a registry script. This articleexplains how you can use REGINI.EXE to create a registry script to modifythe HKEY_CURRENT_USER registry hive.
To create a registry script, do the following:
WARNING: Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious, systemwideproblems that may require you to reinstall Windows NT to correct them.Microsoft cannot guarantee that any problems resulting from the use ofRegistry Editor can be solved. Use this tool at your own risk.
Run Registry Editor (REGEDT32.EXE).
From the HKEY_USERS subtree, go to the following key and note the <User Node>:
NOTE: The following user node is used for this example:
From the HKEY_CURRENT_USER subtree, go to the following key:
From the Edit menu, select Add Key.
Enter the Key name and click OK. For this example, use the key name: Test.
For this example, enter the following:
Value Name: Engineer Data Type: REG_SZ String: JohnDoe
Create a registry script file called TEST.REG and enter the following: