GetPhysicalCursorPos function

Retrieves the position of the cursor in physical coordinates.

Syntax

BOOL GetPhysicalCursorPos(
  LPPOINT lpPoint
);

Parameters

lpPoint

Type: LPPOINT

The position of the cursor, in physical coordinates.

Return Value

Type: BOOL

TRUE if successful; otherwise FALSE.

GetLastError can be called to get more information about any error that is generated.

Remarks

For a description of the difference between logicial coordinates and physical coordinates, see PhysicalToLogicalPoint.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header winuser.h (include Windows.h)
Library User32.lib
DLL User32.dll

See Also

ClipCursor

Conceptual

Cursors

GetCursorPos

Reference

SetCaretPos

SetCursor

SetCursorPos

SetPhysicalCursorPos

ShowCursor