Handle to Registry Key (HKEY)
Handle to Registry Key (HKEY) is a typedef supplied in the Windows headers files. A typedef can
be thought of as an alias or pseudonym.
In the Windows registry,
a handle represents an open instance of a basic operating system object with which applications
See also: registry key
Contributor(s): John Robbins
This was last updated in September 2005
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