How to exit audit mode in a simple step.

hi am using vaio laptop. when i tried to create recovery media using recovery function of vaio care am getting a error message as this feature is not supported in audit mode. exit audit mode and restart vaio care. i tried the solutions suggested in some forums to edit the registry.i have two files in that "default" & "image state". I edited both of this and deleted the values in that but the problem is not cleared. Pls gimme a clear solution

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Go to the Start> Run.

Type ‘regedit’ and hit enter.

go to --> HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Setup\State

modify the ImageState string by deleting any values present.

go to --> HKLM\SYSTEM\Setup

modify the CmdLine string by deleting any values present.

set the following DWORD values to 0

  • OOBEInProgress
  • RestartSetup
  • SetupPhase
  • SetupType

Note:  If the local administrator account is disabled, either enable the account and know the password, or ensure you have an admin account created with a known good password.

Restart your computer for changes to take effect.

Tyler McLaughlin

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Last updated July 2, 2021 Views 57,226 Applies to: