Windows 10 Fall Update causes Regedit to crash on certain registry keys

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#1

We’ve just posted the following news: Windows 10 Fall Update causes Regedit to crash on certain registry keys[newsimage]http://static.myce.com//images_posts/2015/12/comctl32-51d88961cf1f2c5f-95x75.png[/newsimage]

A bug in the Windows 10 registry editor (Regedit.exe) makes it crash since the large Fall update. The bug causes it to end up in an endless loop after which the application crashes. The issue happens when the search reaches a key of which the full path is longer than 255 characters.

            Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/windows-10-fall-update-causes-regedit-to-crash-on-certain-registry-keys-78123/](http://www.myce.com/news/windows-10-fall-update-causes-regedit-to-crash-on-certain-registry-keys-78123/)

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#2

Don’t think that this will be a problem for the average user…