GetMiscStatus method

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Gets a value that indicates whether the hyperlink is absolute or relative.


HRESULT retVal = object.GetMiscStatus(pdwStatus);


  • pdwStatus [out]
    Type: DWORD

    The address of an HLINKMISC value. This must not be NULL.

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