ID3D12Tools interface

This interface is used to configure the runtime for tools such as PIX. Its not intended or supported for any other scenario.


The ID3D12Tools interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. ID3D12Tools also has these types of members:


The ID3D12Tools interface has these methods.

Method Description
ID3D12Tools::EnableShaderInstrumentation This method enables tools such as PIX to instrument shaders.
ID3D12Tools::ShaderInstrumentationEnabled Determines whether shader instrumentation is enabled.


Do not use this interface in your application, its not intended or supported for any scenario other than to enable tooling such as PIX.

Developer Mode must be enabled for this interface to respond.


Target Platform Windows
Header d3d12.h

See also

Core Interfaces