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ServerComputer.Registry Property

Gets an object that provides properties and methods for manipulating the registry.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic.Devices
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public RegistryProxy Registry { get; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.VisualBasic.MyServices.RegistryProxy
The My.Computer.Registry object for the computer.

This property provides easy access to the RegistryProxy object.

This example reads the value Name from HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MyApp and displays it in a message box.


Dim readValue As Object
readValue = My.Computer.Registry.GetValue(
  "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MyApp", "Name", Nothing)
MsgBox("The value is " & CStr(readValue))


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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