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This function releases storage that was allocated for a buffered string.
VOID NdisFreeString( IN NDIS_STRING String );
Drivers usually call the NdisInitializeString, NdisIntiAnsiString, and/or NdisInitUnicodeStringfunctions when they are initializing, for example, to set up names passed to the Ndis XXXConfigurationfunctions. For each call it makes to an Ndis XXXStringfunction, the driver should make a corresponding call to this function before its initialization function returns control.
NDIS drivers can also call this function to release buffers that they allocate for calls to the NdisAnsiStringToUnicodeStringand NdisUnicodeStringToAnsiStringfunctions.
A driver that calls this function runs at IRQL PASSIVE_LEVEL.
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|Windows CE OS||2.0 and later||Ndis.h|
Note This API is part of the complete Windows CE OS package as provided by Microsoft. The functionality of a particular platform is determined by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and some devices may not support this API.
Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2004