ConnectNamedPipe (kernel32)
Last changed: -14.140.20.18

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Summary

C# Signature:

[DllImport("kernel32.dll")]
static extern bool ConnectNamedPipe(IntPtr hNamedPipe,
   [In] ref System.Threading.NativeOverlapped lpOverlapped);

Alternate C# Signature

[DllImport("kernel32.dll")]
static extern bool ConnectNamedPipe(IntPtr hNamedPipe, IntPtr lpOverlapped);

User-Defined Types:

None.

Notes:

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Tips & Tricks:

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Sample Code:

Good example of named pipes using ConnectNamedPipe() can be found at http://wyday.com/blog/2010/multi-process-c-sharp-application-like-google-chrome-using-named-pipes/

Alternative Managed API:

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