Our database contains 453 different files for filename regedit.exe . You can also check most distributed file variants with name regedit.exe. This files most often belongs to product Betriebssystem Microsoft® Windows®. and were most often developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This files most often have description Registrierungs-Editor. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 3 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process regedit.exe.
In all cases the file with this name should be the famous Windows Registry Editor - this executable is used for editing the MS Windows registry, enabling the user to find any key, change, delete, or insert new registry keys etc. As Wikipedia says :
"The Windows Registry is a hierarchical database that stores configuration settings and options on Microsoft Windows operating systems. It contains settings for low-level operating system components and for applications running on the platform that have opted to use the registry. The kernel, device drivers, services, SAM, user interface and third party applications can all make use of the registry. The registry also provides a means to access counters for profiling system performance."
More info for the registry and the Registry Editor can be found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regedit#Editing
File details of most used file with name "regedit.exe"
- Betriebssystem Microsoft® Windows®
- Microsoft Corporation
- 6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
- Operating System:
- Windows 7
Is the Process "regedit.exe" Safe or Threat ?
33% of reviewed files are marked as System file.
Reviews for all files with name "regedit.exe"
SAFErating from user MikeOne for file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\regedit.exe (Variant: 680357)
In all cases the file with this name should be the famous Windows Registry Editor - this executable is used for editing the MS Windows registry, enabling the user to find any key, change, delete, or insert new registry keys etc.
SAFErating from user qwertpol for file C:\Windows\regedit.exe
SAFErating from user demerzal for file C:\Windows\regedit.exe (Variant: 479580)
Microsoft's Registry Editor