[NOTE: This documentation is currently being updated.]
Registrar Registry Manager Help
Registry Activity Monitor
Registrar Registry Manager allows you to monitor registry activities performed by the system and external applications in
detail. To start the monitpr select Tools - Registry Monitor from the main menu and then click
the Start button.
When the monitor is running, each time an application or the system performs a registry change operation, an entry will appear in the
Registry monitor view column descriptions
The first column represents the time
the action took place with the precision of a tenth of a microsecond. Note that the time displayed
here may be slightly different from the moment the activity occurred. Registrar
ensures that each operation displays a unique time-stamp so that columns in the
view can be restored in their original order.
The second column tells you the type of operation that took place. These
actions correspond to Windows kernel service names.
The third column displays the name of executable process that requested the
The fourth column displays whether the action was successful or generated an
The fifth column reflects the name of the registry key that was affected.
The column after that shows the name of the value that was affected by the activity. If no registry value was involved, this column
The seventh column displays registry data that may have been processed with the
operation, the column after that shows the registry value type and size in the
case the registry activity involved a successful operation on a registry value.
The value type column displays the name of the registry value type in the case
the item is a registry value. The size column displays the size of the registry
The HKEY column shows the handle of the registry key
PID column shows the process ID of the process involved in the action
ThreadID shows the ID of the thread that performed the action.
CPU displays the processor number which initiated the action.
Several options exist which allow you to control the behavior of the monitor.
In the Advanced Options Dialog
you will find several options that allow you to control the behavior of
the registry monitor and filter unwanted operations.