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GetExpandedName function

Retrieves the original name of a compressed file, if the file was compressed by the Lempel-Ziv algorithm.

Syntax


INT WINAPI GetExpandedName(
  _In_   LPTSTR lpszSource,
  _Out_  LPTSTR lpszBuffer
);

Parameters

lpszSource [in]

The name of the compressed file.

lpszBuffer [out]

A pointer to a buffer that receives the original name of the compressed file.

Return value

If the function succeeds, the return value is 1.

If the function fails, the return value is LZERROR_BADVALUE. There is no extended error information for this function; do not call GetLastError.

Note  GetExpandedName calls neither SetLastError nor SetLastErrorEx; thus, its failure does not affect a thread's last-error code.

Remarks

The contents of the buffer pointed to by the lpszBuffer parameter is the original file name if the file was compressed by using the /r option. If the /r option was not used, this function duplicates the name in the lpszSource parameter into the lpszBuffer buffer.

In Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, this function is supported by the following technologies.

TechnologySupported

Server Message Block (SMB) 3.0 protocol

Yes

SMB 3.0 Transparent Failover (TFO)

Yes

SMB 3.0 with Scale-out File Shares (SO)

Yes

Cluster Shared Volume File System (CsvFS)

Yes

Resilient File System (ReFS)

Yes

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]

Header

LzExpand.h (include Windows.h)

Library

Lz32.lib

DLL

Lz32.dll

Unicode and ANSI names

GetExpandedNameW (Unicode) and GetExpandedNameA (ANSI)

See also

File Compression and Decompression
File Management Functions

 

 

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