|Data type||Range||Default value|
|REG_DWORD||0x0 - 0xFFFFFFFF||1|
Identifies the hardware profile currently in use on the computer.
The value of this entry corresponds to the number of one of the <Profile-number> subkeys in the Hardware Profiles subkey of HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. (HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Hardware Profiles). It indicates the <Profile-number> subkey that stores the values comprising the current profile. The content of the indicated subkey also appears in the Current subkey in Hardware Profiles.
This value also corresponds to the number of one of the <Profile-number> subkeys in the Hardware Profiles subkey of IDConfigDB (HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\IDConfigDB\Hardware Profiles). This subkey stores information about the hardware profiles configured for use on the computer, including FriendlyName, which stores the name of the profile used in System in Control Panel.