pragma deleteclass

The pragma deleteclass preprocessor command deletes an existing class and its instances from the repository.

The following describes the syntax:

#pragma deleteclass("ClassName", [Flag])

ClassName is the name of the class that the MOF compiler deletes from the current namespace.

[Flag] must be one of the following arguments.

Flag Description
fail Causes the MOF compiler to quit with an error message if the class does not already exist in the repository.
nofail Causes the MOF compiler to continue even if the class does not already exist.


The following example shows how to use this command.

#pragma deleteclass("MyClass1",FAIL)


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client
Windows Vista
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008

See also

Preprocessor Commands