<html> <head> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=unicode" /> <meta http-equiv="Content-Language" content="en-us" /> <style> <!-- p.MsoNormal {margin-top:0mm; margin-right:0mm; margin-bottom:10.0pt; margin-left:0mm; line-height:115%; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";} a:link {color:blue; text-decoration:underline;} a:visited {color:purple; text-decoration:underline;} p {margin-right:0mm; margin-left:0mm; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";} --> </style> <title>Deleting a Mounted Folder C/C++ Windows Program Example</title> <meta name="keywords" content="folder, directory, volume, storage, hardware, system, platform, hardware, examples, code, source code" /> <meta name="description" content="A program example on deleting a mounted folder using C/C++ and Visual Studio" /> </head> <body lang="EN-US" link="#0000FF" vlink="#800080" topmargin="20" leftmargin="20" rightmargin="20" bottommargin="20"> <div class="Section1"> <h1 align="center" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center"><font size="5" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="line-height:115%;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;; font-weight:400"> Win32 Windows Volume Program and Code Example 18</span></font></h1> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt" align="center"> <font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;line-height:115%; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font><script type="text/javascript"> <!-- google_ad_client = "pub-8089415323104206"; google_ad_slot = "0761177910"; google_ad_width = 728; google_ad_height = 90; //--> </script> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/show_ads.js"> </script> </p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><b><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;font-weight:bold">Deleting a Mounted Folder Program Example</span></font></b></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">The following program example shows you how to delete a mounted folder by using the DeleteVolumeMountPoint() function.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">Create a new Win32 console application project and give a suitable project name.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center;line-height:normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <img border="0" width="540" height="356" src="windowsvolumeapis1_files/win32volume061.png" alt="Deleting a Mounted Folder Program Example - creating a new Win32 console project using Visual Studio" /></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">Add the source file and give a suitable name.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center;line-height:normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <img border="0" width="540" height="338" src="windowsvolumeapis1_files/win32volume062.png" alt="Deleting a Mounted Folder Program Example - adding a new C++ source file" /></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">Add the following source code.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" color="blue" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;color:blue">#include</span></font><font size="3" face="Courier New"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&lt;windows.h&gt;</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" color="blue" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;color:blue">#include</span></font><font size="3" face="Courier New"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&lt;stdio.h&gt;</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" color="#a31515" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;color:#A31515">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" color="blue" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;color:blue">void</span></font><font size="3" face="Courier New"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> Syntax(WCHAR *argv)</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">{</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; wprintf(L<font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&quot;%s unmounts a mounted volume\n&quot;</span></font>, argv);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; wprintf(L<font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Example: \&quot;%s c:\\mnt\\fdrive\\\&quot;\n&quot;</span></font>, argv);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">}</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" color="blue" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;;color:blue">int</span></font><font size="3" face="Courier New"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> wmain(<font color="blue"><span style="color:blue">int</span></font> argc, WCHAR *argv[])</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">{</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; BOOL bFlag;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="green"> <span style="color:green">// Verify the arguments</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="blue"> <span style="color:blue">if</span></font> (argc != 2)</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; {</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Syntax(argv[0]);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="blue"><span style="color:blue">return</span></font> (-1);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; }</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="green"> <span style="color:green">// We should do some error checking on the path argument, such as</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="green"> <span style="color:green">// ensuring that there is a trailing backslash</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; bFlag = DeleteVolumeMountPoint(</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; argv[1] <font color="green"><span style="color:green">// Path of the volume mount point</span></font></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; );</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; wprintf(L<font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&quot;\n%s %s in unmounting the volume at %s\n&quot;</span></font>, argv[0], bFlag ? L<font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&quot;succeeded&quot;</span></font> : L<font color="#a31515"><span style="color:#A31515">&quot;failed&quot;</span></font>, argv[1]);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp; <font color="blue"> <span style="color:blue">return</span></font> (bFlag);</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal;text-autospace:none"><font size="3" face="Courier New"> <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">}</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">Build and run the project. The following screenshot is an output sample without any argument.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center;line-height:normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <img border="0" width="413" height="115" src="windowsvolumeapis1_files/win32volume063.png" alt="Deleting a Mounted Folder Program Example - a sample output without argument" /></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">The following sample outputs show unmounting the previous mounted drive.</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt; font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;">&nbsp;</span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:center;line-height:normal"><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> <span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;"> <img border="0" width="605" height="187" src="windowsvolumeapis1_files/win32volume064.png" alt="Deleting a Mounted Folder Program Example - sample output on dismounting the mounted drive" /></span></font></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0mm;margin-bottom:.0001pt" align="center"> <script type="text/javascript"><!-- google_ad_client = "pub-8089415323104206"; google_ad_slot = "2156170134"; google_ad_width = 728; google_ad_height = 15; //--> </script> &nbsp;<script type="text/javascript" src="http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/show_ads.js"> </script></p> <h3 align="center" style="margin-top: 0; margin-bottom: 0"> <font face="Byington"><span style="font-weight: 400">&nbsp; &lt; <a title="Creating a Mounted Folder Program Example" href="windowsvolumeapis1_16.html"> Windows Volume 17</a> | <a title="The Win32 programming tutorial using Visual Studio, C and C++ languages" href="index.html"> Win32 Programming Index</a> | <a title="Windows storage/volume programming tutorials" href="windowsvolumeapis1index.html"> Windows Volume Index</a> | <a title="The Windows Master File Table (MFT) programming tutorials" href="windowsvolumeapis1_18.html"> Windows Volume 19</a> &gt;</span></font></h3> <div align="center"> <script src="http://tag.contextweb.com/TagPublish/getjs.aspx?action=VIEWAD&cwrun=200&cwadformat=300X250&cwpid=527221&cwwidth=300&cwheight=250&cwpnet=1&cwtagid=82741"></script> </div> </div> </body> </html>