ID2D1Factory1::CreateDevice method (d2d1_1.h)

Creates a ID2D1Device object.

Syntax

HRESULT CreateDevice(
  [in]  IDXGIDevice *dxgiDevice,
  [out] ID2D1Device **d2dDevice
);

Parameters

[in] dxgiDevice

Type: IDXGIDevice*

The IDXGIDevice object used when creating the ID2D1Device.

[out] d2dDevice

Type: ID2D1Device**

The requested ID2D1Device object.

Return value

Type: HRESULT

The method returns an HRESULT. Possible values include, but are not limited to, those in the following table.

HRESULT Description
S_OK No error occurred.
E_OUTOFMEMORY Direct2D could not allocate sufficient memory to complete the call.
E_INVALIDARG An invalid parameter was passed to the returning function.
D3DERR_OUTOFVIDEOMEMORY Direct3D does not have enough display memory to perform the operation.

Remarks

The Direct2D device defines a resource domain in which a set of Direct2D objects and Direct2D device contexts can be used together. Each call to CreateDevice returns a unique ID2D1Device object, even if you pass the same IDXGIDevice multiple times.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows 8 and Platform Update for Windows 7 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2012 and Platform Update for Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header d2d1_1.h
Library D2d1.lib
DLL D2d1.dll

See also

ID2D1Device

ID2D1DeviceContext

ID2D1DeviceContext::GetDevice

ID2D1Factory1