Property Edit Sample

Demonstrates how to use the Property System APIs to read and write file property values.

This topic contains the following sections.

Description

This sample shows how to use the Property System APIs to read and write property values for file types that use the .jpg, .tiff, .doc, .mp3, or .wma extensions, or for file types that have property handlers, such as the Recipe Property Handler Sample.

Requirements

Product Minimum Product Version
Windows Windows Vista
Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) 6.1

 

For additional requirements, see the Readme file included with the sample.

Downloading the Sample

This sample is available in the following locations.

Location Path URL
Code Gallery Windows Shell Extensibility Samples on Code Gallery
Windows 7 SDK Download Windows 7 SDK

 

In the case of the Windows SDK, once you have downloaded and installed it, you will find the samples in the installed directory. For example, use of the default installation path for the Windows 7 SDK results in the samples being placed under C:\Program Files\Microsoft SDKs\Windows\v7.0\Samples\.

Building the Sample

For instructions about how to build the sample, see the Readme file included with the sample.

Running the Sample

For instructions about how to build the sample, see the Readme file included with the sample.

Property System Code Samples

Ideal Property Handler Sample

Playlist Property Handler Sample

Property Schema Sample

Recipe Property Handler Sample