ITaskFolder::DeleteFolder method (taskschd.h)

Deletes a subfolder from the parent folder.


HRESULT DeleteFolder(
  [in] BSTR subFolderName,
  [in] LONG flags


[in] subFolderName

The name of the subfolder to be removed. The root task folder is specified with a backslash (\). This parameter can be a relative path to the folder you want to delete. An example of a task folder path, under the root task folder, is \MyTaskFolder. The '.' character cannot be used to specify the current task folder and the '..' characters cannot be used to specify the parent task folder in the path.

[in] flags

Not supported.

Return value

If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.


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

See also


Task Scheduler