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Default How to read and update .INI files using Pure C ??


I am in midst of problem i want to make the .ini files to be read in my C GUI made by me and if the user wants to update the key values he can update that too ...But i dont know how to make the .ini files read in my text area...and also about the various checks...

If anyone has even a small sample code it will help me a lot...
Please help me with this issue...I want it in the Pure C language not the CPP ....

thanks in advance.

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It sounds like you should have your program write out a text .INI file with the various key value entries in it.

The user can then use any text editor (such as Notepad) to edit the .INI file.

When your program starts up, it can read the .INI file as a text file and check all the entries to see if they are acceptable.

Look up a manual of text book to find out how to open, write to, read from and close text files. Check out any code examples. This should give you a good start for your program.


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