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Windows Mobile 6.5
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The Windows Mobile registry stores data about applications, drivers, user preferences, and other configuration settings. Windows Mobile implements the registry as a hive-based registry stored in files.

The registry is also used for system initialization. The registry can be loaded from and stored to another persistent storage device. The registry can exist as a file on any file system.

Registry Overview

Provides information about the organization of the registry, the types of registry you can select for a target device, and user profiles.

Registry Operations

Provides information about how to programmatically manage the registry, and discusses options for registry flushing.

Considerations for Registry Use

Provides helpful guidelines for optimal registry use.

Registry Reference

Provides detailed reference about registry functions.

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