Registry Settings for Plug-in Manager

This document describes the registry settings for Plug-in Manager. Configuration information can be maintained in both the user and machine registry hives. If a single setting is defined in both the user and machine hives, the user setting will override the machine setting.

PluginManager

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager

Plugin Manager Configuration

Plugins

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager\Plugins

Plugin Specific configuration

PluginMaxFailureCount

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 3

Maximum number of failure counts before plugin is disabled

PluginFailureCountResetTime

Type: REG_QWORD

Default: 36000

Time after first failure at which the failure count is reset

(Schema)

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager\Plugins\_Schema

Plugin schema

Module

Type: REG_SZ

Default:

The name of the module that registered this plugin

Description

Type: REG_SZ

Default:

Description of the plugin

Dependencies

Type: REG_SZ

Default:

Multi string of plugin names of plugins that this plugin depends on

Type

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

The type of the plugin

Disabled

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Plug-in is disabled (Boolean)

NoUnload

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Do not unload the plugin (Boolean)

FailureCount

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Number of failed loads

FailureTime

Type: REG_QWORD

Default: 0

FILETIME of first failure

FailureReason

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Reason for first failure. One of the plugin status values.

Parameters

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager\Plugins\_Schema\Parameters

Plugin parameters. The schema beyond this is plugin dependent.

Modules

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager\Modules

Module Specific configuration

ModuleMaxFailureCount

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 3

Maximum number of failure counts before module is disabled

ModuleFailureCountResetTime

Type: REG_QWORD

Default: 72000

Time after first failure at which the failure count is reset

(Schema)

Registry path: HKCU|HKLM\Software\MIT\NetIDMgr\PluginManager\Modules\_Schema

Module schema

ImagePath

Type: REG_SZ

Default:

Path to the DLL (including DLL name)

Disabled

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Module is disabled (Boolean)

FailureCount

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Number of failed loads

FailureTime

Type: REG_QWORD

Default: 0

FILETIME of first failure

FailureReason

Type: REG_DWORD

Default: 0

Reason for last failure. One of the module status values.

PluginList

Type: REG_SZ

Default:

List of plugins implemented in the module