Data type Range Default value
REG_SZ Path There is no default value for this entry.


Specifies the directory where the backup of WINS database is performed.

This entry appears in the registry only when you use the WINS console to establish a database backup path.

Change method

To change the value of this entry, use the WINS console.

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If you administer Windows NT 3.51 servers from a computer running Windows 2000 or Windows NT Server 4.0, the data type of this entry might be set incorrectly to REG_EXPAND_SZ. See your Microsoft Product Support Services specialist for assistance.