IRemoteComputer interface

Exposes a method that enumerates or initializes a namespace extension when it is invoked on a remote object. This interface is used, for example, to initialize the remote printers virtual folder.


The IRemoteComputer interface has these methods.

Method Description
IRemoteComputer::Initialize Used by Windows Explorer or Windows Internet Explorer when it is initializing or enumerating a namespace extension invoked on a remote computer.


Implement IRemoteComputer when your namespace extension may be invoked on a remote computer.

You do not call this interface directly. IRemoteComputer is used by the operating system only when it has confirmed that your application is aware of this interface.


Minimum supported client Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shobjidl_core.h (include Shobjidl.h)