GetSetting Function

Syntax:

GetSetting[$](AppName$, Section$, Key$[, Default$])

Group:

Settings

Description:

Get the setting for Key in Section in project AppName. Win16 and Win32s store settings in a .ini file named AppName. Win32 stores settings in the registration database.

 

Parameter

Description

AppName$

This string value is the name of the project which has this Section and Key.

Section$

This string value is the name of the section of the project settings.

Key$

This string value is the name of the key in the section of the project settings.

Default$

Return this string value if no setting has been saved. If this is omitted then a null string is used.

 

Example:


Sub Main
  SaveSetting "MyApp","Font","Size",10
  Debug.Print GetSetting("MyApp","Font","Size") ' 10
End
Sub