IShellLinkA::GetIDList method

Gets the list of item identifiers for the target of a Shell link object.

Syntax

HRESULT GetIDList(
  PIDLIST_ABSOLUTE *ppidl
);

Parameters

ppidl

Type: PIDLIST_ABSOLUTE*

When this method returns, contains the address of a PIDL.

Return Value

Type: HRESULT

Returns S_OK if the operation is successful and one or more valid PIDLs is retrieved. If the operation is successful but no PIDLs are retrieved, it returns S_FALSE with ppidl set to NULL. Otherwise, it returns a standard error value.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shobjidl_core.h
DLL Shell32.dll (version 4.0 or later)