ILayoutStorage::ReLayoutDocfile method (objidl.h)

The ReLayoutDocfile method rewrites the compound file, using the layout script obtained through monitoring, or provided through explicit layout scripting, to create a new compound file.


HRESULT ReLayoutDocfile(
  [in] OLECHAR *pwcsNewDfName


[in] pwcsNewDfName

Pointer to the name of the compound file to be rewritten. This name must be a valid filename, distinct from the name of the original compound file. The original compound file will be optimized and written to the new pwcsNewDfName.

Return value

This function supports the standard return values E_OUTOFMEMORY, E_UNEXPECTED, E_INVALIDARG, and E_FAIL, as well as the following:

Return code Description
STG_E_INVALIDNAME The name passed to this function is not a valid file name.
STG_E_UNKNOWN The layout information has been corrupted and cannot be processed.


Minimum supported client Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header objidl.h
Library Uuid.lib
DLL Ole32.dll