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GetCdDriveLetter method

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Remarks

 

Retrieves the drive letter of the requested CD drive: for example it will return "D" (without quotes) for the drive "D:\".

 

 

Syntax

 

[Visual Basic]

control.GetCdDriveLetter (

nCdDriveIndex as integer

) as string


 

[C++]

LPCTSTR control.GetCdDriveLetter (

short nCdDriveIndex

);


 

 

Parameter

Description

 

 

nCdDriveIndex

Number representing the zero-based index of the CD drive whose letter must be retrieved.

Installed CD drives can be enumerated using the GetCdDrivesCount method and their friendly description can be retrieved through the GetCdDriveDesc method.

 

Return value

 

Value

Meaning

 

 

Empty string

The value of the nCdDriveIndex parameter was out of range. Use the value returned by the GetCdDrivesCount method in order to know how many CD drive are currently installed on the system.

Valid string

The string containing the letter of the requested CD drive.