The MCI_SETTIMECODE command enables or disables timecode recording for a VCR. VCR devices recognize this command.
To send this command, call the mciSendCommand function with the following parameters.
MCIERROR mciSendCommand( MCIDEVICEID wDeviceID, MCI_SETTIMECODE, DWORD dwFlags, (DWORD) (LPMCI_GENERIC_PARMS) lpSetTimeCode );
Device identifier of the MCI device that is to receive the command message.
MCI_NOTIFY, MCI_WAIT, or MCI_TEST. For information about these flags, see The Wait, Notify, and Test Flags.
Pointer to an MCI_GENERIC_PARMS structure. (Devices with extended command sets might replace this structure with a device-specific structure.)
Returns zero if successful or an error otherwise.
The following additional flag applies to VCR devices:
Sets the timecode track recording to on or off. This flag is used in combination with one of the following additional flags:
Timecode recording on.
Timecode recording off.
Windows NT/2000/XP: Included in Windows NT 3.1 and later.
Windows 95/98/Me: Included in Windows 95 and later.
Header: Declared in Mmsystem.h; include Windows.h.