Function Reference


Retrieves Shell state settings

#include <WinAPIShellEx.au3>
_WinAPI_ShellGetSettings ( $iFlags )


$iFlags The flags that indicate which settings should be retrieved. This parameter can be one or
more of the following values (use ONLY this flags).

Windows Vista or later

Return Value

Returns the value that contains a combination of flags specified in the $iFlags parameter. If flag is set,
appropriate setting is enabled, otherwise disabled. The function checks only flags that were
specified in the $iFlags parameter.

See Also

Search SHGetSetSettings in MSDN Library.


#include <APIShellExConstants.au3>
#include <WinAPIShellEx.au3>


ConsoleWrite('Hide extensions for known file types: ' & (Not _WinAPI_ShellGetSettings($SSF_SHOWEXTENSIONS)) & @CRLF)