ITask::GetMaxRunTime method (mstask.h)
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This method retrieves the maximum length of time, in milliseconds, the task can run before terminating.
HRESULT GetMaxRunTime( DWORD *pdwMaxRunTimeMS );
A pointer to a DWORD that contains the maximum run time of the current task.
If the maximum run time is reached during the execution of a task, the Task Scheduler first sends a WM_CLOSE message to the associated application. If the application does not exit within three minutes, TerminateProcess is run.
The GetMaxRunTime method returns one of the following values.
||The operation was successful.|
||The arguments are not valid.|
||Not enough memory is available.|
|Minimum supported client||Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]|
|Minimum supported server||Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]|
|Redistributable||Internet Explorer 4.0 or later on Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 95|