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Migwiz Deleted From Registry ( GeekSquad)

  1. #1

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    Migwiz Deleted From Registry ( GeekSquad)

    Long story short, the idiots at the Best Buy I go to deleted one of the migwiz files in my registry. They were just doing a casual checkup type service. My desktop was fine, I just wanted it checked. Free too.

    Anyways. I'm not having any issues so far, but I'm guessing I will eventually.

    I have no idea which entry they deleted. Once again, because they're idiots.

    Anyone know what I should do? I don't know a safe, working registry scanner/fix.
    I don't know where to download migwiz, or if I need to regedit.

    They tried blaming me, but I know they're lying because I only bought my pc a week ago or so and I've never opened regedit. I know for fact.

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  2. #2

    What operating system? My laptop (Win 8.1) has only one Migwiz file in the registry. It is associated with Windows Easy Transfer. Unless you use that feature (likely a very low probability), I don't see how you'd ever have a problem or even know a file was missing.
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  3. #3

    Trying to Sith things out
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 2,290
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    I use Tweaking .com Registry backup. if you wish I can upload The Windows registry files for you(not the user settings because the contain personal info).
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  4. #4

    Austin TX metro area
    Posts : 640
    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]

    Does your receipt show what cleansing software was run? ComboFix? JRT? Rkill? Registry cleaner? How did you discover MigWiz was gone?
    I'd like to learn from your experience.
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