The SimConnect_Close function is used to request that the communication with the server is ended.


HRESULT SimConnect_Close(
    HANDLE  hSimConnect


Parameter Description Type
hSimConnect Handle to a SimConnect object. Integer


Return Values

The function returns an HRESULT. Possible values include, but are not limited to, those in the following table.

Return value Description
S_OK The function succeeded.
E_FAIL The function failed. This should only happen if a the hSimConnect parameter is erroneous.


hr = SimConnect_Close(hSimConnect);



When a SimConnect client is closed, the server will remove all objects, menu items, group definitions and so on, defined or requested by that client, so there is no need to remove them explicitly in the client code.


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