CloseEncryptedFileRaw function (winbase.h)
Closes an encrypted file after a backup or restore operation, and frees associated system resources. This is one of a group of Encrypted File System (EFS) functions that is intended to implement backup and restore functionality, while maintaining files in their encrypted state.
void CloseEncryptedFileRaw( [in] PVOID pvContext );
A pointer to a system-defined context block. The OpenEncryptedFileRaw function returns the context block.
The CloseEncryptedFileRaw function frees allocated system resources such as the system-defined context block and closes the file.
In Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and later, this function is supported by the following technologies.
|Server Message Block (SMB) 3.0 protocol||Yes|
|SMB 3.0 Transparent Failover (TFO)||No|
|SMB 3.0 with Scale-out File Shares (SO)||No|
|Cluster Shared Volume File System (CsvFS)||No|
|Resilient File System (ReFS)||No|
Note that SMB 3.0 does not support EFS on shares with continuous availability capability.
|Minimum supported client||Windows XP Professional [desktop apps only]|
|Minimum supported server||Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]|
|Header||winbase.h (include Windows.h)|
|API set||ext-ms-win-advapi32-encryptedfile-l1-1-0 (introduced in Windows 8)|