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writing to windows 7 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.bmp\UserChoice

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hello everyone

i am trying to write to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.bmp\UserChoice in windows 7 and in that wanted to change progid through code(
,i am able to read this key but when i am writing to this key its creating an error:
securityexception was unhandled,Requested registry access is not allowed.
Any help regarding the same would be help full.i tried to find solutions on internet but no help..
thanks in advance :)
here is my code

My.Computer.Registry.SetValue("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FileExts\.bmp\UserChoice", "Progid", "PBrush")
Tags: VB, VB.NET, .NET (.NET3.0), registry


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