ID3D11BlendState interface

The blend-state interface holds a description for blending state that you can bind to the output-merger stage.


The ID3D11BlendState interface has these methods.

Method Description
ID3D11BlendState::GetDesc Gets the description for blending state that you used to create the blend-state object.


Blending applies a simple function to combine output values from a pixel shader with data in a render target. You have control over how the pixels are blended by using a predefined set of blending operations and preblending operations.

To create a blend-state object, call ID3D11Device::CreateBlendState. To bind the blend-state object to the output-merger stage, call ID3D11DeviceContext::OMSetBlendState.


Minimum supported client Windows 7 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header d3d11.h

See Also

Core Interfaces