Bitmap::FromDirectDrawSurface7 method

The Bitmap::FromDirectDrawSurface7 method creates a Bitmap object based on a DirectDraw surface. The Bitmap object maintains a reference to the DirectDraw surface until the Bitmap object is deleted.

Syntax

Bitmap * FromDirectDrawSurface7(
  IN IDirectDrawSurface7 *surface
);

Parameters

surface

Type: IDirectDrawSurface7*

Pointer to an IDirectDraw7 COM interface.

Return Value

Type: Type: Bitmap*

This method returns a pointer to the new Bitmap object.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header gdiplusheaders.h (include Gdiplus.h)
Library Gdiplus.lib
DLL Gdiplus.dll

See Also

Bitmap

Bitmap Constructors

Image

Images, Bitmaps, and Metafiles

Using Images, Bitmaps, and Metafiles