IMSVidVideoRenderer::get_UsingOverlay Method

This topic applies to Windows XP or later.
The get_UsingOverlay method queries whether the Video Mixing Renderer (VMR) is using the hardware overlay.


HRESULT get_UsingOverlay(
  [out]  VARIANT_BOOL *pUseOverlayVal


  • pUseOverlayVal [out]
    Pointer to a variable the receives one of the following values.

    Value Description
    VARIANT_TRUE The VMR is using the hardware overlay.
    VARIANT_FALSE The VMR is not using the hardware overlay.

Return Value

If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, it returns an error code.


Header Declared in Dshow.h.
DLL Requires Quartz.dll.

See Also

IMSVidVideoRenderer Interface

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