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This function retrieves the major and minor version numbers of the system on which the specified process expects to run.


DWORD GetProcessVersion(
  DWORD ProcessId


  • ProcessId
    [in] Process identifier of the process of interest. A value of zero specifies the calling process.

Return Value

If the function succeeds, it returns the version of the system on which the process expects to run. The high word of the return value contains the major version number. The low word of the return value contains the minor version number. Zero indicates failure. To get extended error information, call GetLastError. The function fails if ProcessId is an invalid value.


GetProcessVersion performs less quickly when ProcessId is nonzero, specifying a process other than the calling process.


Header winbase.h
Library coredll.lib
Windows Embedded CE Windows CE 3.0 and later
Windows Mobile Windows Mobile Version 5.0 and later

See Also


Process and Thread Functions