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Searches a path for a drive letter within the range of 'A' to 'Z' and returns the corresponding drive number.

Declare Function PathGetDriveNumber Lib "shlwapi.dll" Alias "PathGetDriveNumberA" (ByVal pszPath As String) As Long

Operating Systems Supported
Requires Windows 2000 (or Windows NT 4.0 with Internet Explorer 4.0 or later); Requires Windows 98 (or Windows 95 with Internet Explorer 4.0 or later)


Parameter Information
Address of a string that contains the path to be searched.

Return Values
Returns 0 through 25 (corresponding to 'A' through 'Z') if the path has a drive letter, or -1 otherwise.


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