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Call this member function to get the handle to either a big (32x32) or the handle to a small (16x16) icon, as indicated by bBigIcon.

HICON GetIcon(
   BOOL bBigIcon 
) const;



Specifies a 32 pixel by 32 pixel icon if TRUE; specifies a 16 pixel by 16 pixel icon if FALSE.

A handle to an icon. If unsuccessful, returns NULL.

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