IVdsHwProvider interface (vds.h)
[Beginning with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, the Virtual Disk Service COM interface is superseded by the Windows Storage Management API.]
Provides methods for performing query, reenumeration, and refresh operations on a hardware provider.
The IVdsHwProvider interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IVdsHwProvider also has these types of members:
The IVdsHwProvider interface has these methods.
The IVdsHwProvider::QuerySubSystems method (vds.h) returns an enumeration of the subsystems managed by the provider.
The IVdsHwProvider::Reenumerate method (vds.h) discovers newly connected and disconnected subsystems.
The IVdsHwProvider::Refresh method (vds.h) refreshes VDS's internally cached data about existing subsystems that are managed by VDS providers.
|Minimum supported client||Windows Vista [desktop apps only]|
|Minimum supported server||Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]|