PerfSetCounterSetInfo function (perflib.h)

Specifies the layout of a particular counter set.


ULONG PerfSetCounterSetInfo(
  [in] HANDLE                ProviderHandle,
  [in] ULONG                 TemplateSize


[in] ProviderHandle

The handle of the provider. Use the handle variable that the CTRPP tool generated for you. For the name of the variable, see the symbol attribute of the provider element.

Windows Vista:  The PerfStartProvider function returns the handle.

[in] Template

Buffer that contains the counter set information. For details, see PERF_COUNTERSET_INFO.

[in] TemplateSize

Size, in bytes, of the pTemplate buffer.

Return value

If the function succeeds, it returns ERROR_SUCCESS.

If the function fails, the return value is a system error code.


The CounterInitialize function calls this function; do not call this function directly.

Windows Vista:  The PerfAutoInitialize function calls this function.


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header perflib.h
Library Advapi32.lib
DLL Advapi32.dll