function obtains the list of supported archive formats by the chosen plug-in.
This function is provided for backwards compatibility only. Newer applications
should use the GetArchivesByPlugInEx
// name of plug-in
[in] Pointer to a null-terminated
string that specifies the name of the plug-in for which archive support
information should be returned.
This name may be obtained using the GetPlugIns function.
The function returns a
list of all archive types supported by the plug-in formatted as COMMATEXT.
The archive types are represented as file masks. For example, CAB archives
will be represented as "*.CAB" (without the quotes). SZDD archives
(archives created using Microsoft's COMPRESS.EXE program) will be represented
as "*.??_". This assures that archives will always be correctly
identified, even if the archive extension is variable, as in the SZDD
NT/2000/XP: Requires Windows NT 4.0 SP4 or later.
Windows 95/98/Me: Requires Windows 98 (or Windows 95 with DCOM
Header: Declared in mCodexAPI.h.
Library: Use mCodexAPI.dll.
API Overview, Codex API Functions, GetPlugIns