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IVdsVDisk interface

[Beginning with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, the Virtual Disk Service COM interface is superseded by the Windows Storage Management API.]

Defines methods for managing a virtual disk.

When to implement

Virtual disk providers implement this interface.

Members

The IVdsVDisk interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IVdsVDisk also has these types of members:

Methods

The IVdsVDisk interface has these methods.

MethodDescription
GetDeviceName

Returns the device name for the volume where the virtual disk resides.

GetHostVolume

Returns an interface pointer to the volume object for the volume where the virtual disk resides.

GetProperties

Returns disk property information for the volume where the virtual disk resides.

Open

Opens a handle to the specified virtual disk file and returns an IVdsOpenVDisk interface pointer to the object that represents the opened handle.

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 7 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]

Header

Vds.h

Library

Uuid.lib

See also

VDS Interfaces
IVdsVdProvider

 

 

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