IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory interface (wudfddi.h)

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The IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory interface is a factory interface that is used to create a file-handle-based target device object.


The IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory also has these types of members:

  • Methods


The IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory interface has these methods.


The CreateFileHandleTarget method creates a file-handle-based I/O target object.


Drivers obtain the IWDFFileHandleTargetFactory interface by calling IWDFDevice::QueryInterface.


End of support Unavailable in UMDF 2.0 and later.
Target Platform Desktop
Minimum UMDF version 1.5
Header wudfddi.h (include Wudfddi.h)