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This function searches for a file or subdirectory in a directory on a remote Windows Embedded CE–based device.
HANDLE CeFindFirstFile( LPCWSTR lpFileName, LPCE_FIND_DATA lpFindFileData );
[in] Long pointer to a null-terminated string that specifies a valid directory or path and file name, which can contain wildcard characters (* and ?).
There is a default string size limit for paths of MAX_PATH characters.
[out] Long pointer to the CE_FIND_DATA structure that receives information about the found file or subdirectory.
A valid search handle indicates success. INVALID_HANDLE_VALUEindicates failure. The returned handle can be used in subsequent calls to CeFindNextFile or CeFindClose. To get extended error information, call CeGetLastError and CeRapiGetError.
|Windows Embedded CE||Windows CE 3.0 and later|
|Windows Mobile||Pocket PC 2000 and later, Smartphone 2002 and later|