SetAttributes method of the MSFT_Disk class

Sets the disk's attributes and properties. The disk must be online for most attributes to be set.

Syntax


UInt32 SetAttributes(
  [in]  Boolean IsReadOnly,
  [in]  UInt32  Signature,
  [in]  String  Guid,
  [out] String  ExtendedStatus
);

Parameters

IsReadOnly [in]

If TRUE, the disk will be made read-only. If FALSE, the disk will become writable.

Signature [in]

Sets the MBR signature of the disk. This parameter is only valid when the disk's PartitionStyle property is MBR. An error will be returned if the disk is any other partition style.

Guid [in]

Sets the GPT GUID of the disk. This parameter is only valid when the disk's PartitionStyle property is GPT. An error will be returned if the disk is any other partition style.

ExtendedStatus [out]

A string that contains an embedded MSFT_StorageExtendedStatus object.

This parameter allows the storage provider to return extended (implementation-specific) error information.

Return value

Success (0)
Not Supported (1)
Unspecified Error (2)
Timeout (3)
Failed (4)
Invalid Parameter (5)
Disk is in use (6)
Access denied (40001)
There are not enough resources to complete the operation. (40002)
Cache out of date (40003)
The disk has not been initialized. (41000)
The disk is offline. (41003)
A parameter is not valid for this type of partition. (41006)
Operation not supported on a critical disk. (41009)
The specified object is managed by the Microsoft Failover Clustering component. The disk must be in cluster maintenance mode and the cluster resource status must be online to perform this operation. (41018)

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 [desktop apps only]

Namespace

Root\Microsoft\Windows\Storage

MOF

Storagewmi.mof

See also

MSFT_Disk

 

 

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