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SYSKIND Enumeration

Identifies the target operating system platform.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.InteropServices.ComTypes
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

[SerializableAttribute]
public enum SYSKIND

Member nameDescription
SYS_WIN16The target operating system for the type library is 16-bit Windows systems. By default, data fields are packed.
SYS_WIN32The target operating system for the type library is 32-bit Windows systems. By default, data fields are naturally aligned (for example, 2-byte integers are aligned on even-byte boundaries; 4-byte integers are aligned on quad-word boundaries, and so on).
SYS_MACThe target operating system for the type library is Apple Macintosh. By default, all data fields are aligned on even-byte boundaries.
SYS_WIN64The target operating system for the type library is 64-bit Windows systems.

For additional information about the SYSKIND enumeration, see the MSDN Library.

The common language runtime throws an exception when a COM method in native code returns an HRESULT. For more information, see How to: Map HRESULTs and Exceptions.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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