IAudioStreamVolume::GetAllVolumes method (audioclient.h)

The GetAllVolumes method retrieves the volume levels for all the channels in the audio stream.


HRESULT GetAllVolumes(
  [in]  UINT32 dwCount,
  [out] float  *pfVolumes


[in] dwCount

The number of elements in the pfVolumes array. The dwCount parameter must equal the number of channels in the stream format. To get the number of channels, call the IAudioStreamVolume::GetChannelCount method.

[out] pfVolumes

Pointer to an array of volume levels for the channels in the audio stream. This parameter points to a caller-allocated float array into which the method writes the volume levels for the individual channels. Volume levels are in the range 0.0 to 1.0.

Return value

If the method succeeds, it returns S_OK. If it fails, possible return codes include, but are not limited to, the values shown in the following table.

Return code Description
Parameter dwCount does not equal the number of channels in the stream.
Parameter pfVolumes is NULL.
The audio endpoint device has been unplugged, or the audio hardware or associated hardware resources have been reconfigured, disabled, removed, or otherwise made unavailable for use.
The Windows audio service is not running.


Clients can call the IAudioStreamVolume::SetAllVolumes or IAudioStreamVolume::SetChannelVolume method to set the per-channel volume levels in an audio stream.


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

See also

IAudioStreamVolume Interface