Microsoft Specific

Frees any existing string and returns the address of a newly allocated string.


BSTR* GetAddress( );

Return Value

A pointer to the BSTR wrapped by the _bstr_t.


GetAddress affects all _bstr_t objects that share a BSTR. More than one _bstr_t can share a BSTR through the use of the copy constructor and operator=.


See _bstr_t::Assign for an example that uses GetAddress.

END Microsoft Specific

See also

_bstr_t class