IDirectInputEffectDriver::Release method (dinputd.h)

The IDirectInputEffectDriver::Release method decreases the reference count of the DirectInputEffectDriver object by 1. This method is part of the IUnknown interface inherited by DirectInputEffectDriver.


ULONG Release();

Return value

Returns the new reference count of the object.


The DirectInputEffectDriver object deallocates itself when its reference count reaches 0. Use the IDirectInputEffectDriver::AddRef method to increase the reference count of the object by 1.


Target Platform Desktop
Header dinputd.h (include Dinputd.h)