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Error: Attempt to call function RegCreateKeyEx when creating a schema repository

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Problem(Abstract)

You create a schema repository. You receive the error:


Attempt to call function "RegCreateKeyEx" on registry key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rational Softaware\ClearQuest\7.0.0\Core\Databases" failed. System error: Access is denied

Cause

This issue occurs when you do not have write permissions to the registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Rational Softaware\ClearQuest\7.0.0\Core\Databases

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearQuest
Maintenance tool

Software version: 7.1.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1416304

Modified date: 02 March 2011