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Consider the following scenario.
This problem occurs because the Windows API ShellExecute function cannot find the following registry subkey in a 64-bit version of Windows Vista:
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:
322756To resolve this problem, add the following registry subkey:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
Key:To do this, follow these steps:
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 974104 - Last Review: July 29, 2009 - Revision: 1.0