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RegistryKey.View Property

Gets the view that was used to create the registry key.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

[ComVisibleAttribute(false)]
public RegistryView View { get; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.Win32.RegistryView
The view that was used to create the registry key.
-or-
Default, if no view was used.

On the 64-bit versions of Windows, portions of the registry are stored separately for 32-bit and 64-bit applications. There is a 32-bit view for 32-bit applications and a 64-bit view for 64-bit applications.

Do not assume that the view always corresponds to the actual view of the RegistryKey.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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