This command will load an external registry hive into your local registry system.

## Syntax

`Hive_Load,Hive`

## Parameters

 Hive Name of the registry hive to load Default - This is the current user hive ( HKCU ). Can also use HKCU or User Software - This is the software hive ( HKLM\Software ). Can also use HKU or Machine System - This is the system hive ( HKLM\System ). Can also use HKLM

## Tips

• The user should always place a Hive_Unload call after all the other registry calls for this hive.
• The user should never reference CurrentControlSet . Always use ControlSet001 .

## Example

This installs the snapman filter driver.

```Hive_Load,System