IDXGISwapChain1::GetCoreWindow method

Retrieves the underlying CoreWindow object for this swap-chain object.


HRESULT GetCoreWindow(
  REFIID refiid,
  void   **ppUnk



A pointer to the globally unique identifier (GUID) of the CoreWindow object that is referenced by the ppUnk parameter.


A pointer to a variable that receives a pointer to the CoreWindow object.

Return Value

GetCoreWindow returns:

Platform Update for Windows 7:  On Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 with the Platform Update for Windows 7 installed, GetCoreWindow fails with E_NOTIMPL. For more info about the Platform Update for Windows 7, see Platform Update for Windows 7.


Applications call the IDXGIFactory2::CreateSwapChainForCoreWindow method to create a swap chain that is associated with an CoreWindow object.


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 dxgi1_2.h
Library Dxgi.lib

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