INetSharingConfiguration::get_SharingConnectionType method (netcon.h)

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The get_SharingConnectionType method determines the type of sharing that is enabled on this connection.

Syntax

HRESULT get_SharingConnectionType(
  [out] SHARINGCONNECTIONTYPE *pType
);

Parameters

[out] pType

Pointer to a variable of type SHARINGCONNECTIONTYPE that specifies whether this connection is shared publicly or privately.

Return value

If the method succeeds the return value is S_OK.

If the method fails, the return value is one of the following error codes.

Return code Description
E_ABORT
The operation was aborted.
E_FAIL
An unspecified error occurred.
E_INVALIDARG
One of the parameters is invalid.
E_NOINTERFACE
A specified interface is not supported.
E_NOTIMPL
A specified method is not implemented.
E_OUTOFMEMORY
The method was unable to allocate required memory.
E_POINTER
A pointer passed as a parameter is not valid.
E_UNEXPECTED
The method failed for unknown reasons.

Remarks

To determine whether connection sharing is supported on the currently-installed operating system, use INetSharingManager::get_SharingInstalled.

Use the INetSharingManager::get_INetSharingConfigurationForINetConnection method to obtain an INetSharingConfiguration interface for a particular connection.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server None supported
Target Platform Windows
Header netcon.h
DLL Hnetcfg.dll

See also

INetSharingConfiguration

INetSharingConfiguration::DisableSharing

INetSharingConfiguration::EnableSharing

Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Interfaces

Internet Connection Sharing and Internet Connection Firewall Reference

SHARINGCONNECTIONTYPE