Metafile.Metafile(HDC, EmfType, const WCHAR*) constructor

Applies to: desktop apps only

Creates a Metafile::Metafile object for recording.

Syntax

Metafile(
  [in]  HDC referenceHdc,
  [in]  EmfType type,
  [in]  const WCHAR *description
);

Parameters

referenceHdc [in]

Type: HDC

Windows handle to a device context that contains attributes of the display device that is used to record the metafile.

type [in]

Type: EmfType

Optional. Element of the EmfType enumeration that specifies the type of metafile that will be recorded. The default value is EmfTypeEmfPlusDual.

description [in]

Type: const WCHAR*

Optional. Pointer to a wide-character string that specifies the descriptive name of the metafile. The default value is NULL.

Remarks

When recording to a file, the file must be writable, and Windows GDI+ must be able to obtain an exclusive lock on the file.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server

Product

GDI+ 1.0

Header

Gdiplusmetafile.h (include Gdiplus.h)

Library

Gdiplus.lib

DLL

Gdiplus.dll

See also

Metafile
EmfType
Loading and Displaying Metafiles
Recording Metafiles
Metafiles

 

 

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Build date: 3/6/2012

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