This method sets the DirectDraw kernel handle for the decoder's minidriver to use.

HRESULT SetDirectDrawKernelHandle(
  DWORD dwDDKernelHandle


  • dwDDKernelHandle
    [in] DirectDraw kernel level handle passed as a DWORD value.

Return Values

Returns an HRESULT value that depends on the implementation of the interface. HRESULT can include one of the following standard constants, or other values not listed.

Value Description
E_FAIL Failure.
E_INVALIDARG Invalid argument.
NOERROR The specified handle was set successfully.


Sets the DirectDraw kernel level handle on the minidriver to enable it to communicate with DirectDraw directly.


DirectShow applications and DirectShow filters have different include file and link library requirements. See Setting Up the Build Environment for more information.

OS Versions: Windows CE 2.12 and later. Version 2.12 requires DXPAK 1.0 or later.

See Also

IVPBaseConfig Interface

Last updated on Wednesday, April 13, 2005

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