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Ini File read all keys in a section

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Is there a way to read all the keys in a section of an ini file without knowing the key names.

For example if I had the following






I would like something like

$keyArray = IniRead???("Type")

The array would contain:






Edited by JohnW

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In that wonderful and much under-read Help file:

"IniReadSection ("filename", "section") - Reads all key/value pairs from a section in a standard format .ini file. Returns a 2 dimensional array where element[n][0] is the key and element[n][1] is the value."


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:


ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area


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It must be late in the day because I read that and it just blew by me. Sorry. I need to go home and have a cold one.

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