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How to verify registry entries with vbscript?

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Hello,

I would like to know how to check registry keys, names and its values with vb-script ?

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Question by:namerg
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by:namerg
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In other words i would like to know if "SyncMode5" exists in the following path HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" using vbscript.

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Hi, this should work for you.

Regards,

Rob,

strValue = "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\SynMode5"
strData = CheckRegValue(strValue)
WScript.Echo strData

strValue = "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ProxyEnable"
strData = CheckRegValue(strValue)
WScript.Echo strData

Function CheckRegValue(strRegPath)
	Set objShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
	strReturn = "<NOT FOUND>"
	On Error Resume Next
	strReturn = objShell.RegRead(strRegPath)
	Err.Clear
	On Error GoTo 0
	CheckRegValue = strReturn
End Function

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