SysAllocString function (oleauto.h)

Allocates a new string and copies the passed string into it.


BSTR SysAllocString(
  [in, optional] const OLECHAR *psz


[in, optional] psz

The string to copy.

Return value

If successful, returns the string. If psz is a zero-length string, returns a zero-length BSTR. If psz is NULL or insufficient memory exists, returns NULL.


You can free strings created with SysAllocString using SysFreeString.


Requirement Value
Target Platform Windows
Header oleauto.h
Library OleAut32.lib
DLL OleAut32.dll

See also

String Manipulation Functions