Win32DeleteFile function

[Win32DeleteFile is available for use in the operating systems specified in the Requirements section. It may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions.]

Deletes a file.

Syntax

BOOL Win32DeleteFile(
  PCWSTR pszPath
);

Parameters

pszPath

Type: PCWSTR

A pointer to a buffer that contains the full name of the file to delete.

Return Value

Type: BOOL

TRUE if the file was successfully deleted; otherwise FALSE.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shlobj_core.h (include Shlobj.h)
DLL Shell32.dll