This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.
The RegisteredOwner property returns the name of the installer supplied during the installation of an instance of Microsoft SQL Server.
HRESULT GetRegisteredOwner(SQLDMO_LPBSTR pRetVal);
|SQL Distributed Management Objects (SQL-DMO) strings are always returned as OLE BSTR objects. A C/C++ application obtains a reference to the string. The application must release the reference using SysFreeString.|