From: Stig on
> I've had apps screw their own registry keys up while closing. Usually a
> case where something goes wrong as the app is updating the registry and
> trying to close. A system restore (especially from a one day old restore
> point) will almost always bring the app back to life, and not lose any
> work.

I agree totally, and in this case, it was the correct RX. Thanks
again, c