Directory Services


The IADsComputerOperations interface is a dual interface that inherits from IADs. It exposes methods for retrieving the status of a computer over a network and to enable remote shutdown. Directory service providers may choose to implement this interface to support basic system administration over a network through ADSI.

Methods in Vtable Order

The IADsComputerOperations interface inherits the methods of the standard COM interfaces:

In addition, IADsComputerOperations defines the following methods.

Method Description
Status Returns the current operations status.
Shutdown Executes shutdown with optional reboot.


Client: Included in Windows XP and Windows 2000 Professional.
Server: Included in Windows Server 2003 and Windows 2000 Server.
Redistributable: Requires Active Directory Client Extension on Windows NT 4.0 SP6a and Windows 95/98/Me.
Header: Declared in Iads.h.

See Also

IADs, IADsComputer