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Startup Command and Parameter Reference
Startup Parameter Descriptions : Registry Base Key (-basekey)

Registry Base Key (-basekey)

Use Registry Base Key (-basekey) to identify the registry basekey in which to look for environment information.
Operating system and syntax
-basekey name
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Client Session
The name of the registry basekey. The following are the valid registry basekey values:
You can force OpenEdge to bypass the registry search by specifying INI.
Note: You can use the -basekey startup parameter only at the command line. It is ignored when used in a parameter (.pf) file.
For more information on using the Registry Base Key (-basekey) startup parameter, see OpenEdge Deployment: Managing ABL Applications.