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IVssCreateExpressWriterMetadata interface

The IVssCreateExpressWriterMetadata interface is a COM interface containing methods to construct the Writer Metadata Document for an express writer.

After it is constructed, the Writer Metadata Document is a read-only object that requesters query for information about a writer and its components.

Members

The IVssCreateExpressWriterMetadata interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IVssCreateExpressWriterMetadata also has these types of members:

Methods

The IVssCreateExpressWriterMetadata interface has these methods.

MethodDescription
AddComponent

Adds a file group to an express writer's set of components to be backed up.

AddComponentDependency

Allows an express writer to indicate that a component it manages has an explicit writer-component dependency; that is, another component (possibly managed by another writer) must be backed up and restored with it.

AddExcludeFiles

Excludes a file set (a specified file or files) that might otherwise be implicitly included when a component of an express writer is backed up.

AddFilesToFileGroup

Adds a file set (a specified file or files) to a specified file group component for an express writer.

SaveAsXML

Stores the Writer Metadata Document that contains an express writer's state information into a specified string.

SetBackupSchema

Used by an express writer to indicate in its Writer Metadata Document the types of backup operations it can participate in.

SetRestoreMethod

Specifies how an express writer's data is to be restored.

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 7 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]

Header

VsWriter.h (include Vss.h or VsWriter.h)

Library

VssApi.lib

See also

IVssCreateWriterMetadata
IVssExpressWriter

 

 

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