# [windows_errors] Your System Restore May Show A Different Date:

• From: "Mike" <mikebike@xxxxxxxxx>
• To: windows_errors@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
• Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2003 14:27:24 -0800

Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2003 21:48:28 -0000
Subject: [What_Error_Messages_Really_Mean_WinME] Your System Restore May
Show A Different Date:

System Restore Shows a Date of Saturday, December 30, 1899:

Bummer,i wonder how that happened ?..........LOL

This information is for your Windows Millennium Edition [ME]

the registry.

Before you modify the registry, make sure to back it up and make
sure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem
occurs. For information about how to back up, restore, and edit the
registry, click the following Link to view the article.

Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;256986

The symptoms you may have.

When you run the System Restore tool in Windows Millennium Edition
(Me), the following behaviors may occur:

The calendar on the left side of the "Choose a Restore Point" window
is absent.

The date on the title bar for the restore point list is Saturday,
December 30, 1899.

The Cause Might Be:

These behaviors can occur if the file association for Hypertext
Markup Language (HTML) Component (.htc) files is absent from the
registry.

The Resolution:
...................................................................
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause
serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating
system.
...................................................................

To resolve this issue, check for the following keys, if one does not
exist, create the key, and then add the values outlined below that
belong to the corresponding key.

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.htc]
String Value Name: Content Type
String Value Data: text/x-component

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\.htc]
String Value Name: Content Type
String Value Data: text/x-component

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\text/x-component]
String Value Name=CLSID
String Value Data={3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}

Create a Second String Entry with the following Values:
String Value Name= Extension
String Value Data= .htc

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}]
String Value Name ="Microsoft Html Component"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}
\InProcServer32]
String Value Name = Default
String Value Data = "C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSHTML.DLL"

Create a Second String Entry with the following Values:
String Value Data="Apartment"

To merge all the information at one time, you can copy and paste the
following text into Microsoft Notepad, and then save it as a .reg
file: REGEDIT4

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.htc]
"Content Type"="text/x-component"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\MIME\Database\Content Type\text/x-component]
"CLSID"="{3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}"
"Extension"=".htc"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}]
@="Microsoft Html Component"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3050f4f8-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b}
\InProcServer32]
@="C:\WINDOWS\\SYSTEM\\MSHTML.DLL"

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\.htc]
"Content Type"="text/x-component"

-------------------------------------------------------------------

The absent registry key may also cause blank pages to be displayed
in Windows Me Help and Support.

Blank Pages in Windows Me Help and Support
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;275651
...................................................................
Last Reviewed: 6/12/2002 (1.0)
===================================================================
Albert  275646



## Other related posts:

• » [windows_errors] Your System Restore May Show A Different Date: