CeDeleteFile (RAPI)

Windows Mobile 6.5
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4/8/2010

This function deletes an existing file from the object store on a remote Windows Embedded CE–based device.


BOOL CeDeleteFile(
  LPCWSTR lpFileName 
);

lpFileName

[in] Long pointer to a null-terminated string that specifies the file to be deleted.

Nonzero indicates success. Zero indicates failure. To get extended error information, call CeGetLastError and CeRapiGetError.

If an application attempts to delete a file that does not exist, the CeDeleteFile function fails. The CeDeleteFile function fails if an application attempts to delete a file that is open for normal I/O or as a memory-mapped file.

Use the CeRemoveDirectory function to delete a directory.

To close an open file handle, use the CeCloseHandle function.

To disconnect a database volume, use the CeUnmountDBVol function.

Headerrapi.h
Libraryrapi.lib
Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 3.0 and later
Windows MobilePocket PC 2000 and later, Smartphone 2002 and later

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