The Registry

From IronPython Cookbook

Accessing the registry is easy.

First setting a value:

from Microsoft.Win32 import Registry

registryRootNode = "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\IronPythonTest\\IronPythonTest"
testKey = "TestKey"
value = "A test value..."

Registry.SetValue(registryRootNode, testKey, value)

Then getting a value:

defaultValue = ''
print Registry.GetValue(registryRootNode , testKey, defaultValue)

Enumerating a node:

from Microsoft.Win32 import Registry
products = Registry.ClassesRoot.OpenSubKey('Installer\\Products')
for product_name in products.GetSubKeyNames():
    product_key = products.OpenSubKey(product_name)
    print product_key.GetValue('ProductName')

See the MSDN docs for more details: Registry Class.


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