ICertContext::FreeContext method

[CAPICOM is a 32-bit only component that is available for use in the following operating systems: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, and Windows XP.]

The FreeContext method releases a PCCERT_CONTEXT acquired through the CertContext property.

Syntax


CertContext.FreeContext( _
  ByVal pCertContext _
)

Parameters

pCertContext [in]

The PCCERT_CONTEXT to be released.

Return value

The return value is an HRESULT. A value of S_OK indicates success. Any other value indicates that the operation failed.

Remarks

This method does not release the PCCERT_CONTEXT contained within a Certificate object. It should be used only to release a PCCERT_CONTEXT acquired through the CertContext property.

Requirements

Redistributable

CAPICOM 2.0 or later on Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP

DLL

Capicom.dll

See also

ICertContext

 

 

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