[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.]
Creates the specified type with the specified name.
HRESULT CreateType( [in] PST_KEY Key, [in] const GUID *pType, [in] PPST_TYPEINFO pInfo, [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.
- pType [in]
A pointer to a GUID that identifies the data type of the storage.
- pInfo [in]
A pointer to a PST_TYPEINFO structure that contains the name of the data type.
- 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.