If you have already backed up your registry files before the modifications and facing issues after the changes that time you can simply restore registry backup file. That’s why every tech guy suggests to Make Backup of Registry Files in Windows before any changes.

How to Restore Registry Backup File in Windows 10, 8, 7 …

Restoring the Windows System Registry  is not a big challenge. So if you are facing issues while restoring registry backup file in Windows 7, 8, XP, Vista and 10 then follow given instructions. A few easy steps will let you how to restore registry backup file in Windows machine.

Step-1) Open the Windows Registry Editor by doing this

For Windows XP:

  • Go to Start button > Run.
  • Type “regedit” in the Open field and then press Enter.

For Windows Vista & Windows 7:

  • Click the Start
  • Type “regedit” and then press Enter. Click Yes when the User Account Control window appears.

For Windows 10, 8 & 8.1:

  • Click Windows + R keys to open the Run window.
  • Type “regedit” on the open field and then hit Enter.

Step-2) The Windows Registry Editor will pop up. Click on the file from the menu and choose Import.


Step-3) Browse the location where the registry backup is stored and click on  the open button.


Note: Restart  your PC to begin using the restored registry.


Restoring Windows registry backup files are not a tough task as shown above. The method above suggested will make sure how to restore registry backup file in Windows 7, XP, 8 and 10. Still, if you have any doubts or facing issues in the steps, then put a comment below. Your suggestions and feedbacks are always welcome.  :) :)