Corrected for use in Group Policy Shutdown script: set o Registry = Get Object("winmgmts:!Create Key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, str Key Path o Registry.
Microsoft has stopped providing XP users with security updates, forcing them to either upgrade to another, newer operating system, or gamble with their safety.
While the latest usage figures show that a large portion of users are moving away from XP, there’s still a sizable number of users who aren’t -- or can’t.
Set DWORDValue HKEY_CURRENT_USER,str Key Path,str Value Name,drtval drtval is 0 or 1 depending on whether I enable or disable the registry tools. The particular workstation I am testing this on is an XP Pro.
I have about 100 of these puppies to manage via GPO. Why wouldn't you use GPO to set that policy directly instead of trying to do it "manually" from a script?
Run an Online Update prior to the Online Migration.