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Microsoft KB Archive/171779

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Enabling User Profile Editor On a Windows NT 3.51 Workstation

Article ID: 171779

Article Last Modified on 11/1/2006


  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 3.51
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 3.51

This article was previously published under Q171779


This article describes how to install the User Profile Editor (Upedit.exe) on a computer running Windows NT 3.51 Workstation rather than on the server.


Expand the following files from the Windows NT Server 3.51 CD into the %SystemRoot%\System32 subdirectory of the Windows NT Workstation:

Upedit.ex_ (Upedit.exe)
Upedit.hl_ (Upedit.hlp)
Upedit.cn_ (Upedit.cnt)
Upedit.ft_ (Upedit.fts)

The format of the expand command is:

EXPAND <source-filename> <destination-filename>

For example:


After you expand the four files, create an icon in Program Manager for the User Profile Editor pointing to the executable file. For example,


Additional query words: roaming mandatory

Keywords: KB171779