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ProfileGetValue Method (String, String)
Retrieve a string value from the profile for the given Driver ID and variable name

Namespace: ASCOM.Utilities
Assembly: ASCOM.Utilities (in ASCOM.Utilities.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.2.0.2774)
Syntax
public string GetValue(
	string DriverID,
	string Name
)

Parameters

DriverID
Type: SystemString
ProgID of the device to read from
Name
Type: SystemString
Name of the variable whose value is retrieved

Return Value

Type: String
Retrieved variable value
Exceptions
ExceptionCondition
InvalidValueExceptionThrown if DriverID is an empty string.
DriverNotRegisteredExceptionThrown if the driver is not registered,
Remarks

Name may be an empty string for the unnamed value. The unnamed value is also known as the "default" value for a registry key.

Does not provide access to other registry data types such as binary and doubleword.

This overload is not available through COM, please use "GetValue(ByVal DriverID As String, ByVal Name As String, ByVal SubKey As String)" with SubKey set to empty string achieve this effect.

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