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MI_Instance_Delete function

Deletes an instance that was created on the heap or cloned from another instance.

Syntax


 MI_INLINE MI_Result MI_Instance_Delete(
  _Inout_  MI_Instance *self
);

Parameters

self [in, out]

Instance to be released.

Return value

A value of the MI_Result enumeration that specifies the function return code. This can be one of the following codes.

Return codeDescription
MI_RESULT_OK

The operation succeeded.

MI_RESULT_SERVER_LIMITS_EXCEEDED

There is not enough memory to complete the request.

MI_RESULT_INVALID_PARAMETER

One or more parameters passed to the function were not valid.

MI_RESULT_FAILED

A failure not covered by other MI_Result error codes.

 

Remarks

Instances created with the MI_Instance_Clone, MI_Application_NewInstance, MI_Context_NewInstance, MI_Context_NewDynamicInstance, MI_Context_NewParameters, and MI_Utilities_CimErrorFromErrorCode functions should be passed to this function when they are no longer required.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Redistributable

Windows Management Framework 3.0 on Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1, Windows 7 with SP1, and Windows Server 2008 with SP2

Header

Mi.h

See also

MI_Instance
MI_Instance_Clone
MI_Application_NewInstance
MI_Context_NewInstance
MI_Context_NewDynamicInstance
MI_Context_NewParameters
MI_Utilities_CimErrorFromErrorCode