Overview ColdFusion Open BlueDragon Lucee

Reads, writes, and deletes keys and values in the system registry. Provides persistent storage of client variables. This tag is deprecated for the UNIX platform. Note: For this tag to execute, it must be enabled in the ColdFusion MX Administrator.


Name Required Type Default Description
action Yes String Action to perform
branch No String Name of a registry branch.
directory No String Absolute pathname of directory against which to perform action.
entry No String Registry value to access. Note: For key deletion this attribute is required.
mode No String Applies only to UNIX and Linux. Permissions. Octal values of Unix chmod command. Assigned to owner, group, and other, respectively.
name No String Name for output record set.
newdirectory No String New name for directory.
recurse No Boolean false Whether ColdFusion performs the action on subdirectories.
registryversion No String No Help Available
sort No String Sorts query column data (case-insensitive). Sorts on Entry, Type, and Value columns as text. Specify a combination of columns from query output, in a comma-delimited list. For example: sort = "value desc, entry asc" * asc: ascending (a to z) sort order. * desc: descending (z to a) sort order.
type No String String * string: returns string values. * dWord: returns DWord values. * key: returns keys. * any: returns keys and values.
value No String Value data to set. If you omit this attribute, the cfregistry tag creates default value, as follows: * string: creates an empty string: "". * dWord: creates a value of 0 (zero).
variable No String Variable into which to put value.