The mciGetCreatorTask function retrieves a handle to the creator task for the specified device.
HANDLE mciGetCreatorTask( MCIDEVICEID IDDevice );
Device for which the creator task is returned.
Returns the handle of the creator task responsible for opening the device if successful. If the device identifier is invalid, the return value is NULL.
Windows NT/2000/XP: Included in Windows NT 3.1 and later.
Windows 95/98/Me: Included in Windows 95 and later.
Header: Declared in Mmsystem.h; include Windows.h.
Library: Use Winmm.lib.