SHRegGetBoolValueFromHKCUHKLM function

[This function is no longer supported.]

Evaluates a registry key value and returns a boolean value that reflects whether the value exists and the expected state matches the actual state. This function will first check HKEY_CURRENT_USER for the requested information in the specified subkey. If the information does not exist under the HKEY_CURRENT_USER subtree it will check the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE subtree for the same information.

Syntax

BOOL SHRegGetBoolValueFromHKCUHKLM(
  PCWSTR pszKey,
  PCWSTR pszValue,
  BOOL   fDefault
);

Parameters

pszKey

Type: PCWSTR

A pointer to a null-terminated Unicode string that specifies the path to the key to be checked.

pszValue

Type: PCWSTR

A pointer to a null-terminated Unicode string that specifies the value to be evaluated.

fDefault

Type: BOOL

The expected state of the evaluation, as defined by the calling function.

Return Value

Type: BOOL

TRUE if the evaluation matches the fDefault value; otherwise, FALSE.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shlwapi.h
DLL Shell32.dll