Microsoft DirectShow 9.0


The SetProcAmpControl method sets the image adjustment for the VMR-9. Image adjustment includes brightness, contrast, hue, and saturation, and is performed by the graphics device. If the graphics driver does not support hardware image adjustment, this method fails.


  HRESULT SetProcAmpControl(
  DWORD  dwStreamID,
  VMR9ProcAmpControl*  lpClrControl



[in]  Specifies the input stream. This value corresponds to the input pin. For example, the first input pin is stream 0.


[in]  Pointer to a VMR9ProcAmpControl structure that contains the image adjustment settings.

Return Values

The method returns an HRESULT. Possible values include those in the following table.

Value Description
E_INVALIDARG Invalid argument. Possible causes of this error include:
  • The stream number is invalid
  • The value of dwSize in the VMR9ProcAmpControl structure is invalid.
E_POINTER NULL pointer argument.
S_OK Success.
VFW_E_NOT_CONNECTED The pin is not connected.
VFW_E_VMR_NO_PROCAMP_HW The graphics hardware does not support ProcAmp controls.


Header: Include D3d9.h, Vmr9.h.

Library: Use Strmiids.lib.

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