CreatePenIndirect (Compact 2013)

3/28/2014

This function creates a logical cosmetic pen that has the style, width, and color specified in the LOGPEN structure.


HPEN CreatePenIndirect(
  const LOGPEN* lplgpn
); 

lplgpn

[in] Long pointer to the LOGPEN structure that specifies the pen's style, width, and color.

A handle that identifies a logical cosmetic pen indicates success. NULL indicates failure. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

After an application creates a logical pen, it can select that pen into a device context by calling the SelectObject function. After a pen is selected into a device context, it can be used to draw lines and curves.

When you no longer need the pen, call the DeleteObject function to delete it.

Header

windows.h

Library

coredll.lib

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