IFileIsInUse::GetAppName method (shobjidl_core.h)
Retrieves the name of the application that is using the file.
HRESULT GetAppName( [out] LPWSTR *ppszName );
The address of a pointer to a buffer that, when this method returns successfully, receives the application name.
If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.
This information can be passed to the user in a dialog box so that the user knows the source of the conflict and can act accordingly. For instance "File.txt is in use by Litware."
|Minimum supported client||Windows Vista [desktop apps only]|
|Minimum supported server||Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]|
|Header||shobjidl_core.h (include Shobjidl.h)|