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How to: Change Device Registry Settings

Use the Remote Registry Editor to change registry settings on the device.


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To change registry settings

  1. On the Windows Start menu, point to All Programs, point to Visual Studio 2008, point to Visual Studio Remote Tools, and then click Remote Registry Editor.

  2. In the Select a Windows CE Device window, click the target device whose registry you want to modify.

    A node representing the registry of the target device is displayed in the left pane of the Registry Editor.

  3. Expand the node to make your changes.