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It appears that "Performance counter registry hive consistency has failed". What's the cause of that error? And how can I resolve it?

Thanks in advance.


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When you click on failed, what is the message? – Prisoner Aug 15 '11 at 16:16
@Prisoner picture added – oscar.fimbres Aug 15 '11 at 16:22
have you tried the instructions at the link you have in the error message? – paolo Aug 15 '11 at 16:25

A quick google search returned this MSDN post which also references this Knowledge Base article, which is the same that the error message provides.

It looks like you'll need to do some registry edits to Perflib.

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same link provided in the error message – DSW Aug 15 '11 at 16:29
Well look at that... Microsoft provided a helpful link! I'll keep this around for the MSDN post that looks to add to the discussion. – NickHeidke Aug 15 '11 at 16:31

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