The IUpdateSearcher interface defines the following methods.
|BeginSearch||Begins execution of an asynchronous search for updates. The search uses the search options that are currently configured.|
|EndSearch||Completes an asynchronous search for updates.|
|EscapeString||Converts a string into a string that can be used as a literal value in a search criteria string.|
|GetTotalHistoryCount||Returns the number of update events on the computer.|
|QueryHistory||Synchronously queries the computer for the history of update events.|
|Search||Performs a synchronous search for updates. The search uses the search options that are currently configured.|