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Specifies whether CWnd is minimized (iconic).

BOOL IsIconic( ) const;

Return Value

Nonzero if CWnd is minimized; otherwise 0.


// This code, normally emitted by the Application Wizard for a dialog-
// based project for the dialog's WM_PAINT handler, runs only if the 
// window is iconic. The window erase the icon's area, then
// paints the icon referenced by m_hIcon.

if (IsIconic())
   CPaintDC dc(this); // device context for painting


   // Center icon in client rectangle
   int cxIcon = GetSystemMetrics(SM_CXICON);
   int cyIcon = GetSystemMetrics(SM_CYICON);
   CRect rect;
   int x = (rect.Width() - cxIcon + 1) / 2;
   int y = (rect.Height() - cyIcon + 1) / 2;

   // Draw the icon
   dc.DrawIcon(x, y, m_hIcon);

See Also

CWnd Overview | Class Members | Hierarchy Chart | IsIconic