SHGetDesktopFolder (Windows CE 5.0)

Windows CE 5.0
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This function retrieves the IShellFolder interface for the desktop folder, which is the root of the shell's namespace.


HRESULT SHGetDesktopFolder(
  IShellFolder** ppshf


Address that receives an IShellFolder interface pointer for the desktop folder. The calling application is responsible for eventually freeing the interface by calling its Release method.

Return Values

Returns NOERROR if successful, or an OLE-defined error result otherwise.


OS Versions: Windows CE .NET 4.2 and later.
Header: Shlobj.h.
Link Library: Ceshell.lib.

See Also

Standard Shell Functions | IShellFolder

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