IShellApp interface

Exposes methods that provide general information about an application to the Add/Remove Programs Application. You cannot use it outside the Add/Remove Programs application. The information given by this interface includes a list of supported management actions and whether the application is currently installed.

Methods

The IShellApp interface has these methods.

Method Description
IShellApp::GetAppInfo Gets general information about an application.
IShellApp::GetCachedSlowAppInfo Returns information to the application that originates from a slow source. Unlike IShellApp::GetSlowAppInfo, this method can return information that has been cached. This method is not applicable to published applications.
IShellApp::GetPossibleActions Gets a bitmask of management actions allowed for an application.
IShellApp::GetSlowAppInfo Returns information to the application that originates from a slow source. This method is not applicable to published applications.
IShellApp::IsInstalled Gets a value indicating whether a specified application is currently installed.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shappmgr.h

See Also

IPublishedApp