Timer Driver Functions (Windows CE 5.0)

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The following table shows the timer driver functions.

Programming element Description
timeBeginPeriod This function sets the minimum timer resolution for an application or device driver.
timeEndPeriod This function clears a previously set minimum timer resolution.
timeGetDevCaps This function queries the timer device to determine its resolution.
timeGetHardwareFrequency This function returns the lowest 32 bits of the frequency of the high-resolution performance counter.
timeGetSystemTime This function retrieves the system time, in milliseconds.
timeGetTime This function retrieves the system time, in milliseconds.
timeGetTimeSinceInterrupt This function returns 0xFFFFFFFF.
timeKillEvent This function cancels a specified timer event.
timeSetEvent This function starts a specified timer event.

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