IUIAutomation::GetPatternProgrammaticName method

Retrieves the registered programmatic name of a control pattern.

Syntax

HRESULT GetPatternProgrammaticName(
  PATTERNID pattern,
  BSTR      *name
);

Parameters

pattern

Type: PATTERNID

The identifier of the control pattern. For a list of control pattern IDs, see Control Pattern Identifiers.

name

Type: BSTR*

Receives the registered programmatic name.

Return Value

Type: HRESULT

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

Remarks

The programmatic name is intended for debugging and diagnostic purposes only. The string is not localized.

This property should not be used in string comparisons. To determine whether two control patterns are the same, compare the control pattern identifiers directly.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows 7, Windows Vista with SP2 and Platform Update for Windows Vista, Windows XP with SP3 and Platform Update for Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 with SP2 and Platform Update for Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003 with SP2 and Platform Update for Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header uiautomationclient.h (include UIAutomation.h)