IAppxBundleWriter2::AddExternalPackageReference method (appxpackaging.h)

Adds a reference to an external package to the package bundle.


HRESULT AddExternalPackageReference(
  [in] LPCWSTR fileName,
  [in] IStream *inputStream


[in] fileName

The name of the payload file. The file name path must be relative to the root of the package.

[in] inputStream

An IStream that provides the contents of fileName. The stream must support Read, Seek, and Stat.

Return value

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


Minimum supported client Windows 10 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2016 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header appxpackaging.h

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