INetSharingConfiguration::get_SharingEnabled method

[Internet Connection Firewall may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions. Instead, use the Windows Firewall API.]

The get_SharingEnabled method determines whether sharing is enabled on this connection.

Syntax


HRESULT get_SharingEnabled(
  [out] VARIANT_BOOL *pbEnabled
);

Parameters

pbEnabled [out]

Pointer to a VARIANT_BOOL variable that, on successful return, specifies whether sharing is enable on this connection. If sharing is enable, this value is TRUE. Otherwise, it is FALSE.

Return value

If the method succeeds the return value is S_OK.

If the method fails, the return value is one of the following error codes.

Return codeDescription
E_ABORT

The operation was aborted.

E_FAIL

An unspecified error occurred.

E_INVALIDARG

One of the parameters is invalid.

E_NOINTERFACE

A specified interface is not supported.

E_NOTIMPL

A specified method is not implemented.

E_OUTOFMEMORY

The method was unable to allocate required memory.

E_POINTER

A pointer passed as a parameter is not valid.

E_UNEXPECTED

The method failed for unknown reasons.

 

Remarks

To determine whether connection sharing is supported on the currently-installed operating system, use INetSharingManager::get_SharingInstalled.

Use the INetSharingManager::get_INetSharingConfigurationForINetConnection method to obtain an INetSharingConfiguration interface for a particular connection.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

None supported

Header

NetCon.h

DLL

Hnetcfg.dll

See also

Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Reference
Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Interfaces
INetSharingConfiguration
INetSharingConfiguration::DisableSharing
INetSharingConfiguration::EnableSharing
SHARINGCONNECTIONTYPE

 

 

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