CONSOLE_SCREEN_BUFFER_INFO structure

Contains information about a console screen buffer.

Syntax


typedef struct _CONSOLE_SCREEN_BUFFER_INFO {
  COORD      dwSize;
  COORD      dwCursorPosition;
  WORD       wAttributes;
  SMALL_RECT srWindow;
  COORD      dwMaximumWindowSize;
} CONSOLE_SCREEN_BUFFER_INFO;

Members

dwSize

A COORD structure that contains the size of the console screen buffer, in character columns and rows.

dwCursorPosition

A COORD structure that contains the column and row coordinates of the cursor in the console screen buffer.

wAttributes

The attributes of the characters written to a screen buffer by the WriteFile and WriteConsole functions, or echoed to a screen buffer by the ReadFile and ReadConsole functions. For more information, see Character Attributes.

srWindow

A SMALL_RECT structure that contains the console screen buffer coordinates of the upper-left and lower-right corners of the display window.

dwMaximumWindowSize

A COORD structure that contains the maximum size of the console window, in character columns and rows, given the current screen buffer size and font and the screen size.

Examples

For an example, see Scrolling a Screen Buffer's Contents.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Wincon.h (include Windows.h)

See also

COORD
GetConsoleScreenBufferInfo
ReadConsole
ReadFile
SMALL_RECT
WriteConsole
WriteFile

 

 

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