Can't say that I've seen that error before. If I had to guess, I'd lean
towards a corruption of the logged on user account. Does this error occur
for any user that logs on, or just one account? I would consider setting up
a new account for regular use and remove the problematic one.
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
"LoneStar" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Long story, short: What does this cryptic Windows Vista message mean in
> the Events warning log:
> "1 user registry handles leaked from
> \registry\user\s-1-5-21-3814799448-4025391345-1001_classes" (The actual
> info, data, past the \user\..... tab is not relevant for now.
> What is a registry handle leak? I get this after bootup, occasionally,
> then several items will not open from the desktop (Control Panel, Windows
> Update, etc). A reboot or System restore corrects this. I ran a RAM
> diagnostic and all is well.
> Comments? Thanks.