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UWF_Volume.Protect

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

Enables Unified Write Filter (UWF) to protect the volume after the next system restart, if UWF is enabled after the restart.

Syntax

UInt32 Protect();

Parameters

None.

Return Value

Returns an HRESULT value that indicates WMI status or a WMI error constant.

Remarks

UWF starts protecting the volume after the next device restart in which UWF is enabled.

This method does not enable UWF if it is disabled; you must explicitly enable UWF for the next session to start volume protection.

Requirements

Windows EditionSupported
Windows 10 HomeNo
Windows 10 ProNo
Windows 10 EnterpriseYes
Windows 10 EducationYes

UWF_Volume

Unified Write Filter

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