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Creates a new registry key.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Registry 7.2 No Yes Yes, Windows only No No

MBS( "Registry.CreateKey"; Path; Name )


Parameter Description Example value
Path The path to the parent registry key.
Separated by \ you specify the path to the key you want.
Root can be Classes, CurrentUser, LocalMachine, Users, PerformanceData, CurrentConfig, DynData or the HKEY names.
Name The name of the new key. "test"


Returns OK or error.


Creates a new registry key.
Does not return an error, if such a key exists already, so you can


Creates a key:

MBS( "Registry.CreateKey"; "CurrentUser"; "Test" )

Creates key and intermediate ones:

MBS( "Registry.CreateKey"; "CurrentUser"; "Test\MyApp\MyPref" )

See also

Registration   -   Registry.DeleteKey

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