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Glowy

Hidden Systemfiles

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Glowy    0

I'm building an unattended XP SP1 CD with several registry tweaks.

But there's a poblem with unhiding Systemfiles.

I know the reg key is :

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]"ShowSuperHidden"=dword:00000001

When I load the Defaultuser ntuser.dat into the registry I can see the key is set correctly.

But with any user, the value doesn't even exist ? :) ?

manualy adding the value after installation works. But how do I get it to work with all users???

Help I'm desperate... :rolleyes: this is one of the last issues with my image when this works I can go and use it...

BTW I'm Using XPCreate in combination with Xplode and Config Select

Edited by Glowy

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rdalling    0

You need to add a line to your cmdlines.txt for the HKCU portion of your automated build

"REGEDIT /S d:\XP_Installed_Programs\XPUserSettingsHKCU.reg"

That will install per user setting at the 11 min mark before the GUI changes to interactive mode and locks the file

Roger

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Glowy    0

uhm yeah I'm aware of that...

I'm using Xplode wich is called from the cmdlines.txt and that imports the reg keys

It imports owkay as any other reg tweak I use (checked in default users' NTUSER.DAT) (Most of them in the HKCU) but it doesn't pass down to new users, other tweaks do....

I'm lost :rolleyes:

FYI currently using about 60 regtweaks only 1 not working :)

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Blyster    0
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]"SuperHidden"=dword:00000001

The syntax is wrong. To enable showing system files, change the above to the code below and it should work

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]

"ShowSuperHidden"=dword:00000001

Hope this works for you.

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Glowy    0

Dôh that's pretty stupid.... it's a typo in my post...

sorry... corrected... but the problem still exists :)

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floppyjoe    0

Try this.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\SuperHidden]

"DefaultValue"=dword:00000001

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]

"ShowSuperHidden"=dword:00000001

; To get rid of that annoying backwards warning.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\SuperHidden]

"WarningIfNotDefault"=-

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cybpsych    3
Try this.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\SuperHidden]

"DefaultValue"=dword:00000001

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]

"ShowSuperHidden"=dword:00000001

"SuperHidden"=dword:00000000

does this line,

"SuperHidden"=dword:00000000

should be '0' or '1'?

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RyanVM    0
Try this.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced\Folder\SuperHidden]

"DefaultValue"=dword:00000001

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]

"ShowSuperHidden"=dword:00000001

"SuperHidden"=dword:00000000

does this line,

"SuperHidden"=dword:00000000

should be '0' or '1'?

It's correct how he had it.

AND OMG, IT WORKS!

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