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how can i write a code to get a path from registry.
Anybody help me?
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What do u mean by getting a path from the registry ?
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here's a sample of how I saved a connection string in the registry, and then retrieved it later.  You canjust as easily save/retrieve a path/file name this way as well:
SaveSetting "PWExtract", "Database", "Con", rdoCon(Which).Connect

Con1$ = GetSetting("PWExtract", "Database", "Con")

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can u give me some code to get the string by using API?
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