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Application Registry Key

Each application takes its parameters in a key named

In order to integrate smoothly with the NT System Policies, a template is given to include with the standard templates.

The settings under the "HKLM\SOFTWARE\MarcStern\ApplicationName" key may be overwritten by values in these sub-keys (in this order):

This allows to set the values for all machines or one particular type of machines through System Policies and to overwrite them for one specific machine.


The machine type seems to not be reliable when a program runs as a boot-time service, like when launching the program from the NT resource kit utility AUTOEXNT.

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