INetSharingConfiguration::DisableSharing method

[Internet Connection Firewall may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions. Instead, use the Windows Firewall API.]

The DisableSharing method disables sharing on this connection. It also disables all mappings on this connection. It does not disable Internet Connection Firewall or bridge configuration.

Syntax


HRESULT DisableSharing();

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Return value

If the method succeeds the return value is S_OK.

If the method fails, the return value is one of the following error codes.

Return codeDescription
E_ABORT

The operation was aborted.

E_FAIL

An unspecified error occurred.

E_INVALIDARG

One of the parameters is invalid.

E_NOINTERFACE

A specified interface is not supported.

E_NOTIMPL

A specified method is not implemented.

E_OUTOFMEMORY

The method was unable to allocate required memory.

E_POINTER

A pointer passed as a parameter is not valid.

E_UNEXPECTED

The method failed for unknown reasons.

 

Remarks

Calling this method triggers the following notification:

%programname% is attempting to disable Internet Connection Sharing (ICS). The following number of users or computers are currently sharing the Internet connection: %number%. Do you want to allow %programname% to disable ICS?

This method returns successfully when called on a connection that is not enabled for sharing. In this case, the method still disables all mappings on the connection.

Use the INetSharingManager::get_INetSharingConfigurationForINetConnection method to obtain an INetSharingConfiguration interface for a particular connection.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

None supported

Header

NetCon.h

DLL

Hnetcfg.dll

See also

Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Reference
Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Interfaces
INetSharingConfiguration
INetSharingConfiguration::EnableSharing
INetSharingConfiguration::get_SharingEnabled

 

 

Build date: 11/16/2013

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