IIDFromString

Windows Mobile 6.5
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4/8/2010

This function converts a string generated by the StringFromIID function back into the original interface identifier (IID).


WINOLEAPI IIDFromString(
  LPOLESTR lpsz,
  LPIID lpiid
);

lpsz

[in] Pointer to the string representation of the IID.

lpiid

[out] Pointer to the requested IID on return.

This function supports the standard return values E_INVALIDARG and E_OUTOFMEMORY, as well as the following:

S_OK

The string was successfully converted.

The function converts the interface identifier in a way that guarantees different interface identifiers will always be converted to different strings.

To determine whether the platform supports this function, see Determining Supported COM APIs.

Headerobjbase.h
Libraryole32.lib
Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 3.0 and later
Windows MobileWindows Mobile Version 5.0 and later

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