IFeedsManager Interface

Exposes methods that provide access to the Common Feed List, which is a hierarchical folder representation of the feeds to which the user is subscribed. This is the top-level object in the Windows RSS Platform.

IFeedsManager Members

AsyncSyncAll Forces an update of all feeds.
BackgroundSync Controls the behavior of Feed Download Engine.
BackgroundSyncStatus Retrieves the background Feed Download Engine status.
DefaultInterval Gets or sets the default update interval for feeds.
DeleteFeed Deletes a feed.
DeleteFolder Deletes a feed folder.
ExistsFeed Checks whether the feed exists.
ExistsFolder Checks whether a feed folder exists.
GetFeed Retrieves a feed from its path.
GetFeedByUrl Retrieves a feed by its URL.
GetFolder Retrieves a folder from its path.
IsSubscribed Determines if the URL is in the system subscription store.
ItemCountLimit Retrieves the system-defined limit of items retained for feeds.
Normalize Transforms the XML of the feed into the standard format.
RootFolder Retrieves the root subscription folder.


The IFeedsManager object is lightweight and is designed to be created when necessary; caching an object reference is not necessary.

Interface Information

Stock Implementation msfeeds.dll
Custom Implementation No
Inherits from IDispatch
Header and IDL files msfeeds.h, msfeeds.idl
Minimum availability Internet Explorer 7
Minimum operating systems Windows XP SP2