LoadStringRC Function


Translates an HRESULT value into an error message by using the default culture of the current thread.

This function has been deprecated in the .NET Framework 4.

HRESULT LoadStringRC (  
    [in]  UINT    iResourceID,   
    [out] LPWSTR  szBuffer,   
    [in]  int     iMax,   
    [in]  int     bQuiet  


[in] An HRESULT.

[out] A buffer that contains the error message upon successful completion.

[in] The size of the error message buffer.

[in] Ignored.

This method returns standard Component Object Model (COM) error codes, as defined in WinError.h, in addition to the following values.

Return codeDescription
S_OKThe method completed successfully.
E_INVALIDARGszBuffer is null or iMax is zero (0).

If the method does not complete successfully, szBuffer contains an empty string.

Platforms: See System Requirements.

Header: MSCorEE.h

Library: MSCorEE.dll and Mscorwks.dll. Use MSCorEE.dll instead of Mscorwks.dll to ensure that you target the correct version of the .NET Framework.

.NET Framework Versions: Available since 2.0

LoadStringRCEx Function
Deprecated CLR Hosting Functions