IAzScope::DeletePolicyAdministrator method (azroles.h)

The DeletePolicyAdministrator method removes the specified security identifier (SID) in text form from the list of principals that act as policy administrators.


HRESULT DeletePolicyAdministrator(
  BSTR    bstrAdmin,
  VARIANT varReserved



Text form of the SID to remove from the list of policy administrators.


Reserved for future use.

Return value



Policy administrators for an object can perform the following tasks:

  • Read the object
  • Write attributes to the object
  • Read attributes of child objects of the object
  • Write attributes to child objects of the object
  • Delete the object
  • Delete child objects of the object
  • Create child objects of the object
To view the list of policy administrators, use the PolicyAdministrators property.


Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header azroles.h
Library Azroles.lib
DLL Azroles.dll
Redistributable Windows Server 2003 Administration Tools Pack on Windows XP