Register method

[IHlinkBrowseContext::Register may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions of the operating system or product.]

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Registers an object in the browse context.


HRESULT retVal = object.Register(dwReserved, piunk, pimk, pdwRegister);


  • dwReserved [in]
    Type: DWORD

    Reserved. Must be set to 0.

  • piunk [in]
    Type: IUnknown

    A pointer to an IUnknown interface.

  • pimk [in]
    Type: IMoniker

    A pointer to the IMoniker interface pointer that identifies the object to register.

  • pdwRegister [out]
    Type: DWORD

    A pointer to an integer that receives a value that identifies the registration. This can be used to revoke the registration at a later time.

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