Update an anti-malware engine (COM)

Method

UpdateEngine

Description

This method is called to initiate an update of a specific anti-malware engine on the local machine.

Function prototype

HRESULT UpdateEngine
(
[in] VARIANT EngineName,
[in] VARIANT ReservedArg
)

Arguments

Argument

Description

Data Type

EngineName

The name of the anti-malware product that needs to be updated (case in-sensitive).

string

ReservedArg

Reserved. Any type of Variant is allowed except NULL pointer.

 

Note: The result of this call is provided via the OnUpdateComplete connection point.