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Specify the key to be copied and its new location in the source and destination key parameters, respectively. The key is copied with all its underlying values and their data.

Source key Specify the Registry key to be copied.
Destination key Specify the Registry location the Registry key will be copied to.
BrowseBrowse Windows registry buttonUse Registry browser to conveniently locate and select the necessary Windows registry key or value.
Variable WizardVariable Wizard buttonUse dynamic data input—substitute a parameter from a file, web, connected Trigger, other Actions, date and time presets, etc.


  • Copy Registry Key integration and auditing—Variables (dynamic data) and Events (recorded activity). Access the Windows Registry source and destination key names. Additionally, events indicating the success or failure of the key copying are logged.


  • Note that in older Windows versions the Registry keys with included Registry values are copied without their security attributes and permissions. On Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008, the Registry keys and values are copied with their security attributes; since Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Registry values are copied without their security attributes.
  • The difference between running Automation Workshop 32 and 64-bit versions on 64-bit Windows is that some of Windows Registry calls by 32-bit Automation Workshop are transparently redirected to locations under \Wow6432Node, for example:
    …if a Registry call is made to access Registry path:
    …Automation Workshop 32-bit is redirected to location:

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