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SaveCurrentSettings function

Applies to: desktop apps only

Saves the current monitor settings to the display's nonvolatile storage.

Syntax

BOOL SaveCurrentSettings(
  __in  HANDLE hMonitor
);

Parameters

hMonitor [in]

Handle to a physical monitor. To get the monitor handle, call GetPhysicalMonitorsFromHMONITOR or GetPhysicalMonitorsFromIDirect3DDevice9.

Return value

If the function succeeds, the return value is TRUE. If the function fails, the return value is FALSE. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

Remarks

This function corresponds to the "Save Current Settings" function from the Display Data Channel Command Interface (DDC/CI) standard.

This function takes about 200 milliseconds to return.

This low-level function is identical to the high-level function SaveCurrentMonitorSettings.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008

Header

LowLevelMonitorConfigurationAPI.h

Library

Dxva2.lib

DLL

Dxva2.dll

See also

Monitor Configuration Functions

 

 

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Build date: 2/3/2012

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