Command Processor Registry Settings (Windows Embedded CE 6.0)


The command processor registry stores information necessary to configure the behavior of the command processor.

The HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Drivers\Console registry key is required to configure the command processor. You can use this registry key to redirect the command processor output to COM1 serial port. The following table shows the named values for the Console settings.


The default registry values vary depending on which Catalog items are included in your OS design. For more information, see Default Registry Settings.

Value : type Description

OutputTo : REG_DWORD

No default setting. This value controls whether the command processor output is redirected to the serial port.

Setting this value to -1 will redirect the output to a debug port.

Setting this value to 0 to specifies no redirection.

Setting this value to a number greater than 0 and less than 10 will redirect to a serial port.


Defaults to 19600 bps, and specifies the serial port speed.

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Other Resources

Shell Registry Settings