[Protected Storage (Pstore) is available for use in Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP. It is only available for read-only operations in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista, but may be unavailable in subsequent versions. Pstore uses an older implementation of data protection. Developers are strongly encouraged to take advantage of the stronger data protection provided by the CryptProtectData and CryptUnprotectData functions.]
Closes a specified data item from protected storage.
HRESULT CloseItem( [in] PST_KEY Key, [in] const PSGUID *pItemType, [in] const GUID *pItemSubtype, [in] LPCWSTR *szItemName, [in] DWORD dwFlags );
- Key [in]
Specifies whether the type is local to the computer or associated only with the creating user.
The storage is maintained in the current user section of the registry.
The storage is maintained in the local machine section of the registry.
- pItemType [in]
A pointer to a GUID that identifies the data type of the item to close.
- pItemSubtype [in]
A pointer to a GUID that indicates the item subtype to close.
- szItemName [in]
A string that contains the name of the item to close.
- dwFlags [in]
Reserved: must be set to zero.
The return value is an HRESULT value. A value of PST_E_OK indicates the function was successful.
Build date: 11/26/2013