The timeEndPeriod function clears a previously set minimum timer resolution.

MMRESULT timeEndPeriod(
  UINT uPeriod  



Minimum timer resolution specified in the previous call to the timeBeginPeriod function.

Return Values

Returns TIMERR_NOERROR if successful or TIMERR_NOCANDO if the resolution specified in uPeriod is out of range.


Call this function immediately after you are finished using timer services.

You must match each call to timeBeginPeriod with a call to timeEndPeriod, specifying the same minimum resolution in both calls. An application can make multiple timeBeginPeriod calls as long as each call is matched with a call to timeEndPeriod.


  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.

See Also

Multimedia Timers, Multimedia Timer Functions, timeBeginPeriod