SizeofResource function

Retrieves the size, in bytes, of the specified resource.

Syntax


DWORD WINAPI SizeofResource(
  _In_opt_  HMODULE hModule,
  _In_      HRSRC hResInfo
);

Parameters

hModule [in, optional]

Type: HMODULE

A handle to the module whose executable file contains the resource.

hResInfo [in]

Type: HRSRC

A handle to the resource. This handle must be created by using the FindResource or FindResourceEx function.

Return value

Type: DWORD

If the function succeeds, the return value is the number of bytes in the resource.

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

Examples

For an example, see Updating Resources.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Winbase.h (include Windows.h)

Library

Kernel32.lib

DLL

Kernel32.dll

See also

Reference
FindResource
FindResourceEx
Conceptual
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