updating the registry

  Sapins 20:38 PM 31 Mar 12
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Running Windows 7

After I open software entitled Art Explosion, Greeting Card Factory Deluxe, I get this message "Failed to Update the System Registry, Please try using REGEDIT". I have used this progamme for a number of years without getting this message and I don't know how to update the registry.

  Nontek 22:50 PM 31 Mar 12

Just try a straight-forward System Restore back to when all was OK.

  Sapins 09:00 AM 01 Apr 12

Hello Nontek, I don't want to use system restore as it will remove some programmes which I would prefer to keep. I've just tried the programme and if I ignore the message it seems to run ok. Could it be a compatibility problem with Windows 7? it is a fairly old programme.

  rawprawn 10:44 AM 01 Apr 12

Re Install it?

  Sapins 09:03 AM 05 Apr 12
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rawprawn, co-incidently I have just done that and it is working ok now, fingers crossed.

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