WCHAR

Windows

Last modified: January 09, 2012

Applies to: Windows | Windows Server

The WCHAR data type contains a 16-bit Unicode character.

#if !defined(_NATIVE_WCHAR_T_DEFINED)
typedef unsigned short WCHAR;
#else
typedef wchar_t WCHAR;
#endif

Data Types

WCHAR

A 16-bit Unicode character.

Requirements

Client

Requires Windows Vista, Windows XP, or Windows 2000 Professional.

Server

Requires Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, or Windows 2000 Server.

Header

Declared in Esent.h.

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