LM_GETIDEALSIZE message

Retrieves the preferred height of a link for the control's current width.

Parameters

wParam

Maximum width of the link, in pixels.

lParam [out]

When this message returns, contains a pointer to a [**SIZE**](https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/desktop/dd145106) structure. The **cy** member of this structure indicates the ideal height of the control for the given width. It adjusts the **cx** member to the amount of space actually needed.

Return value

Integer that represents the preferred height of the link text, in pixels.

Remarks

Note

To use this API, you must provide a manifest that specifies Comclt32.dll version 6.0. For more information on manifests, see Enabling Visual Styles.

Requirements

Minimum supported client
Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Header
Commctrl.h