IAppHostElementSchema::GetMetadata Method


Gets metadata values from the element schema.


HRESULT GetMetadata(  
   string] BSTR bstrMetadataType,  
   retval] VARIANT* pValue  


A BSTR that contains the name of the metadata being requested.

A pointer to a VARIANT that contains the value of the requested metadata.

Return Value

An HRESULT. Possible values include, but are not limited to, those in the following table.

Value Description
S_OK Indicates that the operation was successful.
ERROR_NOT_SUPPORTED Indicates that the metadata is not recognized.


Type Description
Client - IIS 7.0 on Windows Vista
- IIS 7.5 on Windows 7
- IIS 8.0 on Windows 8
- IIS 10.0 on Windows 10
Server - IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008
- IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2
- IIS 8.0 on Windows Server 2012
- IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2
- IIS 10.0 on Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview
Product - IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, IIS 8.0, IIS 8.5, IIS 10.0
- IIS Express 7.5, IIS Express 8.0, IIS Express 10.0
Header Ahadmin.h

See Also

IAppHostElementSchema Interface
IAppHostElement::GetMetadata Method
IAppHostPropertySchema::GetMetadata Method
IAppHostProperty::GetMetadata Method
IAppHostAdminManager::GetMetadata Method