IUpdateSearcher::EscapeString method

Converts a string into a string that can be used as a literal value in a search criteria string.

Syntax

HRESULT EscapeString(
  BSTR unescaped,
  BSTR *retval
);

Parameters

unescaped

A string to be escaped.

retval

The resulting escaped string.

Return Value

Returns S_OK if successful. Otherwise, returns a COM or Windows error code.

This method can also return the following error codes.

Return code Description
E_POINTER
A parameter value is invalid or NULL.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional with SP3 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000 Server with SP3 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header wuapi.h
Library Wuguid.lib
DLL Wuapi.dll

See Also

IUpdateSearcher