TBApiGetComPortNames API Call



Get a list of com port names on the current machine.


A pointer to the buffer to receive the com port names and the length of this buffer.


0 = fail, 1 = OK.


The UPDD driver must be active.
The buffer must be large enough to contain all possible names and the items are separated by newline characters.


Visual C++ Declaration/example


BOOL TBAPI TBApiGetComPortNames(TCHAR* aBuff,int aBuffLength)


Visual Basic Declaration/example


Public Declare Function TBApiGetComPortNames Lib "TBapi" Alias _DLL_TBApiGetComPortNames@8" (ByVal aBuff as String, ByVal aBuffLength As Long) As Long