Metafile::GetMetafileHeader method

The Metafile::GetMetafileHeader method gets the header.

Syntax

Status GetMetafileHeader(
  IN const WCHAR     *filename,
  OUT MetafileHeader *header
);

Parameters

filename

Type: const WCHAR*

Pointer to a wide-character string that specifies the name of an existing

				<a href="https://docs.microsoft.com/windows/desktop/api/gdiplusheaders/nl-gdiplusheaders-metafile">Metafile</a> object that contains the header.

header

Type: MetafileHeader*

Pointer to a MetafileHeader object that receives the header, which contains the attributes of the metafile.

Return Value

Type: Type: Status

If the method succeeds, it returns OK, which is an element of the

					<a href="https://docs.microsoft.com/windows/desktop/api/gdiplustypes/ne-gdiplustypes-status">Status</a> enumeration.

If the method fails, it returns one of the other elements of the

					<a href="https://docs.microsoft.com/windows/desktop/api/gdiplustypes/ne-gdiplustypes-status">Status</a> enumeration.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header gdiplusheaders.h (include Gdiplus.h)
Library Gdiplus.lib
DLL Gdiplus.dll

See Also

Loading and Displaying Metafiles

Metafile

MetafileHeader

Metafiles