Windows Mobile 6.5
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This method moves the video window to the foreground and optionally gives it focus.

HRESULT SetWindowForeground(
  long Focus


[in] Long value that specifies whether the video window will get focus. A value of –1 gives the window focus and 0 does not.

Returns one of the following values.

Value Description


The method succeeded.


Focus does not equal –1 or 0.


The current filter is not connected to a complete filter graph.

Windows Embedded CEWindows CE 2.12 and later
Windows MobilePocket PC for Windows Mobile Version 5.0 and later, Smartphone for Windows Mobile Version 5.0 and later
NoteMicrosoft DirectShow applications and DirectShow filters have different include file and Library requirements
For more information, see Setting Up the Build Environment, Version 2.12 requires DXPAK 1.0 or later

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