CInstance::SetEmbeddedObject method (instance.h)

[The CInstance class is part of the WMI Provider Framework which is now considered in final state, and no further development, enhancements, or updates will be available for non-security related issues affecting these libraries. The MI APIs should be used for all new development.]

The SetEmbeddedObject method sets an embedded CInstance property.


bool SetEmbeddedObject(
        LPCWSTR     name,
  [ref] CInstance & cInstance



Name of the CInstance property that is set.

[ref] cInstance

Value assigned to the embedded CInstance property.

Return value

Returns TRUE if the operation was successful and FALSE if an attempt was made to set a nonexistent or non- CInstance property. More information is available in the log file, Framework.log.


Minimum supported client Windows Vista
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008
Target Platform Windows
Header instance.h (include FwCommon.h)
Library FrameDyn.lib
DLL FrameDynOS.dll; FrameDyn.dll