IVMVirtualPC::FindVirtualMachine method

[Windows Virtual PC is no longer available for use as of Windows 8. Instead, use the Hyper-V WMI provider (V2).]

Retrieves a virtual machine object that matches the requested configuration.

Syntax

HRESULT FindVirtualMachine(
  [in]          BSTR              configurationName,
  [out, retval] IVMVirtualMachine **virtualMachine
);

Parameters

configurationName [in]

The name of the virtual machine to be found.

virtualMachine [out, retval]

A pointer to a new IVMVirtualMachine object that represents this virtual machine.

Return value

This method can return one of these values.

Return code/value Description
S_OK
0
The operation was successful.
S_FALSE
1
The specified configuration could not be found.
E_POINTER
0x80004003
The configurationName parameter is invalid, or virtualMachine is NULL.
DISP_E_EXCEPTION
0x80020009
An unexpected error has occurred.
VM_E_HARDWARE_VIRTUALIZATION_DISABLED
0xA0040951
The processor does not support Hardware Accelerated Virtualization (HAV) extensions.

Remarks

Virtual machine names are case-insensitive, for example, "MyVM" and "myvm" refer to the same virtual machine.

Requirements

Minimum supported client
Windows 7 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
None supported
End of client support
Windows 7
Product
Windows Virtual PC
Header
VPCCOMInterfaces.h
IID
IID_IVMVirtualPC is defined as 236ba0d9-a24a-4292-a132-27c1421dfd01

See also

IVMVirtualPC