PathGetShortPath
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PathGetShortPath function

[PathGetShortPath is available for use in the operating systems specified in the Requirements section. It may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions.]

Retrieves the short path form of a specified input path.

Syntax


void PathGetShortPath(
  _Inout_ PWSTR pszLongPath
);

Parameters

pszLongPath [in, out]

Type: PWSTR

A pointer to a null-terminated, Unicode string that contains the long path. When the function returns, it contains the equivalent short path.

Return value

This function does not return a value.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]

End of client support

Windows XP with SP2

End of server support

Windows Server 2003

Header

Shlobj.h

Library

Shell32.lib

DLL

Shell32.dll (version 5.0 or later)

 

 

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