IAMTimecodeDisplay::GetTCDisplayEnable method (strmif.h)

The GetTCDisplayEnable method determines whether an external device's timecode character generator output is enabled or disabled.


HRESULT GetTCDisplayEnable(
  [out] long *pState


[out] pState

Pointer to a value indicating whether timecode character generator output is enabled. OATRUE indicates enabled; OAFALSE indicates disabled.

Return value

Returns an HRESULT value that depends on the implementation of the interface.


This method is not intended for character rendering inside a filter graph, it is purely intended for hardware displays. Ensure that your external timecode reader or generator has display capability before trying to use this method.


Minimum supported client Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header strmif.h (include Dshow.h)
Library Strmiids.lib

See also

Error and Success Codes

IAMTimecodeDisplay Interface