IDvbSiParser::GetEIT Method

This topic applies to Update Rollup 2 for Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 and later.
The GetEIT method retrieves the event information table (EIT).


  [in]   TID tableId,
  [in]   WORD *pwServiceId,
  [out]  IDVB_EIT **ppEIT


  • tableId [in]
    Specifies the table identifier of the EIT. Use one of the values in the following table.

    Value Description
    DVB_EIT_ACTUAL_TID (0x4E) Present/following EIT for this transport stream.
    DVB_EIT_OTHER_TID (0x4F) Present/following EIT for another transport stream.
    0x50 – 0x5F Schedule EIT for this transport stream.
    0x60 – 0x6F Schedule EIT for another transport stream.
  • pwServiceId [in]
    Optional parameter that contains a service identifier. You can use this value to filter the request. Otherwise, set this parameter to NULL.

  • ppEIT [out]
    Address of a variable that receives an IDVB_EIT interface pointer. The caller must release the interface.

Return Value

The method returns an HRESULT. Possible values include those in the following table.

Return code Description


Invalid argument.


NULL pointer argument.


The filter did not receive the table in the allotted time.


The method succeeded.


The method fails if the filter does not receive a matching table within a predetermined length of time.


Header Declared in Dvbsiparser.h.

See Also

IDvbSiParser Interface

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