LPCWSTR to __wchar_t

Posted on 2005-05-03
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Last Modified: 2008-03-03
I am trying to pass a string to a LPCWSTR, but I dont know how to do it. I.E.

LPCWSTR sName[];
NetMessageNameEnum(sName, ...)

I want to have sName[] = \\ServerName, but I do not know how to do it.

I tried LPCWSTR sName[] = "\\ServerName"  not avail

can anyone help me  Thanks ahead of time.

I am  using VC++.net in Visual Studio 03
Question by:fsharer
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Jaime Olivares earned 2000 total points
ID: 13919532
try with
WCHAR sName[] = L"\\ServerName";


LPCWSTR sName = L"\\ServerName";

Notice that LPCWSTR defines a **pointer** to a wide-char string, so it makes no sense to use []

Author Comment

ID: 13919902
Thanks, I feel so dumb now, since it was that easy of a solution, I guess that comes with learning

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