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Indicates that the item exists but should not be displayed in a user-oriented browser.


The hidden C++ attribute has the same functionality as the hidden MIDL attribute.

See the example for bindable for an example of how to use hidden.

Attribute Context

Applies tointerface, class, struct, method, property
Required attributescoclass (when applied to class or struct)
Invalid attributesNone

For more information, see Attribute Contexts.

IDL Attributes
Interface Attributes
Class Attributes
Method Attributes
Attributes Samples