D3DKMTCreateOverlay function

The D3DKMTCreateOverlay function creates a kernel-mode overlay object.

Syntax

NTSTATUS D3DKMTCreateOverlay(
  D3DKMT_CREATEOVERLAY *Arg1
);

Parameters

Arg1

pData [in, out]

A pointer to a D3DKMT_CREATEOVERLAY structure that describes overlay hardware.

Return Value

D3DKMTCreateOverlay returns one of the following values:

Return code Description
STATUS_SUCCESS The kernel-mode overlay object was successfully created.
STATUS_DEVICE_REMOVED The graphics adapter was stopped or the display device was reset.
STATUS_INVALID_PARAMETER Parameters were validated and determined to be incorrect.
STATUS_NO_MEMORY D3DKMTCreateOverlay could not complete because of insufficient memory.

This function might also return other NTSTATUS values.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Available in Windows Vista and later versions of the Windows operating systems.
Target Platform Universal
Header d3dkmthk.h (include D3dkmthk.h)
Library Gdi32.lib
DLL Gdi32.dll

See Also

D3DKMT_CREATEOVERLAY