Error %2 reading configuration information from the registry for key %1.

Product: Exchange
Event ID: 1118
Source: MSExchangeIS
Version: 8.0
Symbolic Name: msgidReadConfigFailed
Message: Error %2 reading configuration information from the registry for key %1.

This Error event indicates that a registry key may be corrupted, or you may not have permission to access a key in the registry.

User Action

To resolve this error, do one or more of the following:

  • Verify that the registry key referenced in the event description is available and that it has the correct rights assigned to it.

  • Restart the computer using the last known good configuration. To do this, restart the computer, press the SPACEBAR immediately after selecting the current configuration at the boot loader prompt, and then choose Last Known Good Profile.

If you are not already doing so, consider running the tools that Microsoft Exchange offers to help administrators analyze and troubleshoot their Exchange environment. These tools can help you make sure that your configuration is in line with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. Go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console to run these tools now. For more information about these tools, see Toolbox in the Exchange Server 2007 Help.


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