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Old September 20th, 2005, 12:14 PM
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Hi,

   There is little or no action in this topic, and most of that is for web pages. I use vbscript for administrative tasks. So I hope someone can help.

   I am writing a Symantec uninstall script so the techs won't have to do all of the steps manually. I have written the following sort of components to delete all the neccesary keys:

'----------
sKeyPath90 = "SOFTWARE\INTEL\DllUsage\VP6"
WScript.Echo "Deleting Registry Key: HKLM\" & sKeyPath90
objReg.DeleteKey HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, sKeyPath90
'----------

Now I need to do a search of My Computer in the registry to find all instances of VirusProtect6 and another key, but I can't find any documentation on how to do this. I can do a recursive search of folders in a filesystemobject, but I am not sure if this can be done or how to do it in a registry.

Any help?

Thanks,


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Old January 6th, 2006, 10:36 AM
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mmcdonal,

This link is the only information that I can find regarding enumeration of the registry. Hope this helps.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scr..._reg_fzit.mspx

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