ERROR_NOTIFICATION

Last modified: July 23, 2011

Applies to: Outlook

Describes information that relate to a critical error. This causes an error notification to be generated.

Header file:

Mapidefs.h


typedef struct _ERROR_NOTIFICATION
{
  ULONG cbEntryID;
  LPENTRYID lpEntryID;
  SCODE scode;
  ULONG ulFlags;
  LPMAPIERROR lpMAPIError;
} ERROR_NOTIFICATION;

cbEntryID

Count of bytes in the entry identifier pointed to by lpEntryID.

lpEntryID

Pointer to the entry identifier of the object that causes the error.

scode

Error value for the critical error.

ulFlags

Bitmask of flags used to designate the format of the text pointed to by the lpszError member in the structure pointed to by lpMAPIError. The following flag can be set:

MAPI_UNICODE

The passed-in strings are in Unicode format. If the MAPI_UNICODE flag is not set, the strings are in ANSI format.

lpMAPIError

Pointer to a MAPIERROR structure describing the error.

The ERROR_NOTIFICATION structure is one of the members of the union of structures included in the info member of the NOTIFICATION structure. When the info member of a NOTIFICATION structure contains an ERROR_NOTIFICATION structure, the ulEventType member of the NOTIFICATION structure is set to fnevCriticalError.

The value of the cbEntryID member and the lpEntryID member can be NULL.

For more information about notification, see the topics described in the following table.

Topic

Description

Event Notification in MAPI

General overview of notification and notification events.

Handling Notifications

Discussion of how clients should handle notifications.

Supporting Event Notification

Discussion of how service providers can use the IMAPISupport method to generate notifications.

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