Chapter 3. The WindowsRegistry Class

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new (Class method)
classes_root
classes_root=
close
connect
create
current_key
current_key=
current_user
current_user=
delete
deleteValue
flush
getValue
list
listValues
load
local_machine
local_machine=
open
query
replace
restore
save
setValue
unload
users
users=

The WindowsRegistry class gives the programmer access to the registry. The class can be use to query the registry and modify, add, and delete entries.

The WindowsRegistry class is not a built-in class; it is defined in the file winSystm.cls.

Use a ::requires statement to use the class in a program.

::requires "winSystm.cls"

A sample program, registry.rex, is provided in the samples\winsystem directory.

Methods the WindowsRegistry Class Defines

new (Class method)

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Creates an instance of the WindowsRegistry class. The current key is set to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.