This function disables the input method editor (IME) for the current thread.

BOOL ImmDisableIME( 
DWORD idThread);


  • idThread
    [in] Must be set to zero.

Return Values

TRUE indicates success. FALSE indicates failure.


The application must call this function before the first top-level window in the thread receives the WM_CREATE message. This means the application must call this function before calling CreateWindow to create the first top-level window.


Runs on Versions Defined in Include Link to
Windows CE OS 2.10 and later Imm.h   Coreimm.lib

Note   This API is part of the complete Windows CE OS package as provided by Microsoft. The functionality of a particular platform is determined by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and some devices may not support this API.

See Also

CreateWindow, WM_CREATE

 Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2004

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