IXpsOMCoreProperties::SetContentType method

Sets the contentType property.


HRESULT SetContentType(
  LPCWSTR contentType



The string to be written to the contentType property. A NULL pointer clears the contentType property.

Return Value

If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK; otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.


The contentType property contains the type of content that is being represented, which is generally defined by a specific use and intended audience. Examples of contentType values include Whitepaper, Security Bulletin, and Exam.


Minimum supported client Windows 7, Windows Vista with SP2 and Platform Update for Windows Vista [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 with SP2 and Platform Update for Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header xpsobjectmodel.h

See Also


Standard ECMA-376, Office Open XML File Formats

XML Paper Specification