Shim Database Types

Represent the types for main and custom shim databases.

Constant/value Description
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
0x80000000
The main database. If this flag is not present, the database is a custom database.
SDB_DATABASE_SHIM
0x00010000
The database contains application entries to be shimmed.
SDB_DATABASE_MSI
0x00020000
The database contains MSI entries.
SDB_DATABASE_DRIVERS
0x00040000
The database contains driver block entries.
SDB_DATABASE_DETAILS
0x00080000
The database contains Apphelp details.
SDB_DATABASE_SP_DETAILS
0x00100000
The database contains SP Apphelp details.
SDB_DATABASE_RESOURCE
0x00200000
The resource DLL contains Apphelp details.
SDB_DATABASE_TYPE_MASK
0xF02F0000
A mask used to extract main database information.
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_SHIM
SDB_DATABASE_SHIM | SDB_DATABASE_MSI | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_MSI
SDB_DATABASE_MSI | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_DRIVERS
SDB_DATABASE_DRIVERS | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_DETAILS
SDB_DATABASE_DETAILS | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_SP_DETAILS
SDB_DATABASE_SP_DETAILS | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN
SDB_DATABASE_MAIN_RESOURCE
SDB_DATABASE_RESOURCE | SDB_DATABASE_MAIN

Requirements

Minimum supported client
Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

See also

SdbOpenDatabase