Device Context Types
There are four types of DCs: display, printer, memory (or compatible), and information. Each type serves a specific purpose, as described in the following table.
|Display||Supports drawing operations on a video display.|
|Printer||Supports drawing operations on a printer or plotter.|
|Memory||Supports drawing operations on a bitmap.|
|Information||Supports the retrieval of device data.|
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