Represents a safe handle to the Windows registry.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Initializes a new instance of theclass.
Marks the handle for releasing and freeing resources.(Inherited from SafeHandle.)
Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Marks a handle as no longer used.(Inherited from SafeHandle.)
Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
You can use platform invoke on the native RegCreateKeyEx Windows function to obtain a RegistryKey.FromHandle method.object, and then use it to create registry keys with the
This type implements the IDisposable interface. When you have finished using the type, you should dispose of it either directly or indirectly. To dispose of the type directly, call its Dispose method in a try/catch block. To dispose of it indirectly, use a language construct such as using (in C#) or Using (in Visual Basic). For more information, see the “Using an Object that Implements IDisposable” section in the IDisposable interface topic.
requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.
Available since 4.0
Any public static ( Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.