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GetNearestColor (Compact 2013)

3/28/2014

This function returns the system palette color that will be displayed when the specified color value is used.


COLORREF GetNearestColor(
  HDC hdc, 
  COLORREF crColor
); 

hdc

[in] Handle to the device context (DC).

crColor

[in] Specifies a color value that identifies a requested color.

If the function succeeds, the return value identifies a color from the system palette that corresponds to the specified color value.

If the function fails, the return value is CLR_INVALID.

To get extended error information, call GetLastError.

The GetNearestColor function returns the color from the selected device context that most closely matches the specified color value.

Header

windows.h

Library

coredll.lib

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