IWMSServer.ExportXML (Visual Basic .NET)

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IWMSServer.ExportXML (Visual Basic .NET)

The ExportXML method creates an XML document containing the server configuration data.


  strXMLFileName As String



[in] String containing the name of the XML document.

Return Values

If this method succeeds, it does not return a value. If it fails, it returns an error number.

Number Description
0x80070057 strXMLFileName is invalid.
0x00000003 The path indicated by strXMLFileName was not found.


You must save the XML document in a file with an .xml extension before you can use it to configure a server.

This method requires the Network Service account to have write and browse access to the specified path.

Example Code

Imports Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.Interop
Imports System.Runtime.InteropServices

Private Sub ExportConfig()

    ' Declare variables.
    Dim Server As WMSServer
    Dim strText As String

    ' Create the WMSServer object.
    Server = New WMSServer()

    ' Export the server configuration to a file.
    strText = "c:\wmpub\wmroot\server.xml"

Catch excCom As COMException
    ' TODO: Handle COM exceptions.
Catch exc As Exception
    ' TODO: Handle errors.
    ' TODO: Clean-up code goes here.
End Try

End Sub


Reference: Add a reference to Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.Interop.

Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsMediaServices.dll.

Library: WMSServerTypeLib.dll.

Platform: Windows ServerĀ 2003 family, Windows ServerĀ 2008 family.

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