How to export or backup your registry in Windows 10

This post will tell you How to backup or export your Windows Registry in Windows 10. Having a backup of Windows Registry is very essential and sometimes proves vital when troubleshooting Windows problems. Follow this step by step guide with pictures to backup Windows registry | Export Windows Registry.

Follow the steps below:

  • Press Windows logo key + X to bring up the power menu in Windows 10

power menu windows 10

  • Now, Press A
  • Click on Yes, when prompted (This opens up an elevated command prompt)
  • Type in Regedit


  • Now, Click on Computer


  • Go to the File menu & Click on Export


  • Browse to your desired backup location
  • Type in a desired backup name
  • Make sure to select ALL at the bottom
  • Click on save


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