IDockingWindowFrame interface (shlobj.h)

Exposes methods that support the addition of IDockingWindow objects to a frame. Implemented by the browser.


The IDockingWindowFrame interface inherits from IOleWindow. IDockingWindowFrame also has these types of members:


The IDockingWindowFrame interface has these methods.

Method Description
IDockingWindowFrame::AddToolbar Adds the specified IDockingWindow object to the frame.
IDockingWindowFrame::FindToolbar Finds the specified IDockingWindow object in the toolbar frame and returns an interface pointer to it.
IDockingWindowFrame::RemoveToolbar Removes the specified IDockingWindow from the toolbar frame.


IDockingWindowFrame is derived from IOleWindow. See the following topics for details on these methods also available to IDockingWindowFrame through that inheritance.

Additional IDockingWindowFrame Methods

When to Implement

You do not typically implement the IDockingWindowFrame interface. The Shell browser implements this interface to support docked windows inside the browser frame.

When to Use

You use IDockingWindowFrame to add, find, and remove docking window objects in a browser frame.


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