INetSharingConfiguration::get_SharingEnabled method (netcon.h)

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The get_SharingEnabled method determines whether sharing is enabled on this connection.

Syntax

HRESULT get_SharingEnabled(
  VARIANT_BOOL *pbEnabled
);

Parameters

pbEnabled

Pointer to a VARIANT_BOOL variable that, on successful return, specifies whether sharing is enable on this connection. If sharing is enable, this value is TRUE. Otherwise, it is FALSE.

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

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