IPreviewItem interface

Identifies an item that will be shown in the preview pane.


The IPreviewItem interface has these methods.

Method Description


This interface provides only the methods of the IRelatedItem interface, from which it inherits.

When to Implement

An implementation of this interface for system-provided data objects is provided with Windows. Custom data sources that want to expose this information must implement the interface as part of their data object.


Minimum supported client Windows 7 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shobjidl_core.h