ISearchQueryHelper::put_QuerySyntax method

Sets the syntax of the query.

Syntax

HRESULT put_QuerySyntax(
  SEARCH_QUERY_SYNTAX querySyntax
);

Parameters

querySyntax

Type: SEARCH_QUERY_SYNTAX

Flag that specifies the search query syntax. For a list of possible values, see the description of the SEARCH_QUERY_SYNTAX enumerated type.

Return Value

Type: HRESULT

If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.

Remarks

The allowed syntaxes are Simple, Natural Query Syntax (NQS), and Advanced Query Syntax (AQS). If not set, the default query syntax is SEARCH_ADVANCED_QUERY_SYNTAX.

The DSearch code sample, available on Code Gallery and the Windows 7 SDK, demonstrates how to create a class for a static console application to query Windows Search using the Microsoft.Search.Interop assembly for ISearchQueryHelper.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP with SP2, Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 with SP1 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header searchapi.h
Redistributable Windows Desktop Search (WDS) 3.0

See Also

ISearchQueryHelper

ISearchQueryHelper::get_QuerySyntax

Querying the Index Programmatically

Querying the Index with Windows Search SQL Syntax

SEARCH_QUERY_SYNTAX