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Writes string data to the registry.

BOOL WriteString(
   LPCTSTR lpszEntry,
   LPCTSTR lpszValue 

[in] lpszEntry

A string that contains the name of a registry key.

[in] lpszValue

The data to store.

TRUE if this method is successful; otherwise FALSE.

The lpszEntry parameter is the name of a registry entry located under the default registry key for your application. To get or set the default registry key, use the methods CWinAppEx::GetRegistryBase and CWinAppEx::SetRegistryBase respectively.

If the key specified by lspzEntry does not exist, this method will create it.

Header: afxwinappex.h

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