Retrieve Registry Settings

Windows Mobile SupportedWindows Embedded CE Not Supported


This code sample is named Pregdmp. It demonstrates how to retrieve a Mobile device's list of registry settings.

Feature Area

Relevant APIs


To run the code sample

  1. Navigate to the solution file (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution files are copied to the following folders:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\Common\CPP\Win32\Rapi\Pregdmp

    Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 launches and loads the solution.

  2. Open the Tools menu in Visual Studio, and navigate to Options, expand Projects and Solutions, and click VC++ Directories.

  3. In Show directories for:, select Include files.

  4. Add the path to the ActiveSync include directory. The default location is:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Activesync\inc.

  5. In Show directories for:, select Library files.

  6. Add the path to the ActiveSync library directory. The default locations is:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Activesync\Lib

  7. Build the solution (Ctrl+Shift+B).

  8. Deploy the solution (F5).

To use the application

  • To generate the list of registry settings, type the following command at the command-line prompt:



This application runs on a host desktop computer.

Development Environments

SDK: Windows Mobile 6 Professional SDK and Windows Mobile 6 Standard SDK

Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005.

ActiveSync: Version 4.5.

See Also


Code Samples for Windows Mobile

Other Resources

ActiveSync Application Development
CeRapiInitEx (RAPI)