GlobalMemoryStatus

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This function gets information on the physical and virtual memory of the system.

A remote application interface (RAPI) version of this function exists and is called CeGlobalMemoryStatus (RAPI).


void GlobalMemoryStatus(
  LPMEMORYSTATUS lpBuffer
);

lpBuffer

[out] Pointer to a MEMORYSTATUS structure.

The GlobalMemoryStatus function stores information about current memory availability in this structure.

You can use the GlobalMemoryStatus function to determine how much memory your application can allocate without severely impacting other applications.

The information returned by the GlobalMemoryStatus function is volatile. There is no guarantee that two sequential calls to this function will return the same information.

Headerwinbase.h
Librarycoredll.lib
Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 1.0 and later
Windows MobileWindows Mobile Version 5.0 and later

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