GetErrorEx method of the Msvm_StorageJob class

When the job is executing or has terminated without error, then this method returns no Msvm_Error instance. However, if the job has failed because of some internal problem or because the job has been terminated by a client, then one or more Msvm_Error instances are returned.


uint32 GetErrorEx(
  [out] string Errors[]


Errors [out]

Type: string[]

If the operational status of the job is not "OK", this method returns an array of Msvm_Error instances. Otherwise, if the job is "OK", NULL is returned.

Return value

Type: uint32

This method returns one of the following values.

Completed with No Error (0)

Failed (32768)

Access Denied (32769)

Not Supported (32770)

Status is unknown (32771)

Timeout (32772)

Invalid parameter (32773)

System is in used (32774)

Invalid state for this operation (32775)

Incorrect data type (32776)

System is not available (32777)

Out of memory (32778)


Access to the Msvm_StorageJob class might be restricted by UAC Filtering. For more information, see User Account Control and WMI.


Minimum supported client
None supported
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008
End of client support
None supported
End of server support
Windows Server 2012

See also