Sent to the parent window of an owner-drawn button, combo box, list box, or menu when a visual aspect of the button, combo box, list box, or menu has changed.
A window receives this message through its WindowProc function.
Specifies the identifier of the control that sent the WM_DRAWITEM message. If the message was sent by a menu, this parameter is zero.
Pointer to a DRAWITEMSTRUCT structure containing information about the item to be drawn and the type of drawing required.
If an application processes this message, it should return TRUE.
By default, the DefWindowProc function draws the focus rectangle for an owner-drawn list box item.
The itemAction member of the DRAWITEMSTRUCT structure specifies the drawing operation that an application should perform.
Before returning from processing this message, an application should ensure that the device context identified by the hDC member of the DRAWITEMSTRUCT structure is in the default state.
Minimum supported client
|Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]|
Minimum supported server
|Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]|
Build date: 11/16/2013