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This method retrieves the current window rectangle (not the client rectangle) in device coordinates.

HRESULT GetWindowPosition(
  long* pLeft,
  long* pTop,
  long* pWidth,
  long* pHeight


[out] Specifies the x-axis origin of the window.


[out] Specifies the y-axis origin of the window.


[out] Width of the window in pixels.


[out] Height of the window in pixels.

Returns an HRESULT value.

This method has the same effect as individually calling the IVideoWindow::get_Left, IVideoWindow::get_Top, IVideoWindow::get_Width, and IVideoWindow::get_Height methods.

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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