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Run Program On Startup (Registry)

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Submitted on: 1/1/2015 2:24:00 AM
By: CrAcKeR (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 4 Users
Compatibility: Delphi 5, Delphi 4, Pre Delphi 4
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     Places your program in the Windows Registry so it will run at startup.
 
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!**************************************
! Name: Run Program On Startup (Registry)
! Description:Places your program in the Windows Registry so it will run at startup.
! By: CrAcKeR (from psc cd)
!**************************************

// Place registry in your USES
uses
 Windows, Messages, SysUtils, Classes, Graphics, Controls, Forms, Dialogs, registry, StdCtrls;
// This is the procedure (False means remove, True means create)
procedure RunOnStartup(sProgTitle, sCmdLine: string; bStartup: boolean );
var
 sKey: string;
 reg : TRegIniFile;
begin
 sKey := ''; //sKey := 'Once' if you wish it to only run on the next time you startup.
 if bStartup = false then //If value passed is false, then value deleted from Registry.
 begin
 try
 reg := TRegIniFile.Create( '' );
 reg.RootKey := HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE;
 reg.DeleteKey(
'Software\Microsoft'
+ '\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
+ sKey + #0,
sProgTitle);
 reg.Free;
 exit;
 except //Using Try Except so that if value can not be placed in registry, it
 //will not give and error.
 end;
end;
try
 reg := TRegIniFile.Create( '' );
 reg.RootKey := HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE;
 reg.WriteString(
'Software\Microsoft'
+ '\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run'
+ sKey + #0,
sProgTitle,
sCmdLine );
 reg.Free;
 except
 end;
 end;


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