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GetPhysicalCursorPos function

Retrieves the position of the cursor in physical coordinates.

Syntax


BOOL WINAPI GetPhysicalCursorPos(
  _Out_ LPPOINT lpPoint
);

Parameters

lpPoint [out]

Type: LPPOINT

The position of the cursor, in physical coordinates.

Return value

Type: BOOL

TRUE if successful; otherwise FALSE.

GetLastError can be called to get more information about any error that is generated.

Remarks

For a description of the difference between logicial coordinates and physical coordinates, see PhysicalToLogicalPoint.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

Header

Winuser.h (include Windows.h)

Library

User32.lib

DLL

User32.dll

See also

Reference
SetPhysicalCursorPos
ClipCursor
GetCursorPos
SetCursorPos
SetCaretPos
SetCursor
ShowCursor
Conceptual
Cursors

 

 

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