Finding the LiveCode executable

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Wed Feb 16 16:57:34 EST 2011

On Feb 16, 2011, at 12:26 PM, Mike Bonner wrote:

> Doesn't get by the problem of a munged registry, but this should work to
> give you the location. (there are multiple keys that could work for this in
> the registry, this one should be fine)
> put
> queryRegistry("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\RevolutionStack\DefaultIcon\")
> returns
> C:\Program Files (x86)\RunRev\LiveCode 4.5.3\LiveCode.exe,1

Thanks, Mike. This is very helpful. I'd forgotten about the queryRegistry function.


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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