IAMTimecodeGenerator::GetTimecode method (strmif.h)

The GetTimecode method retrieves the most recent timecode and/or userbit value available in the stream.


HRESULT GetTimecode(
  [out] PTIMECODE_SAMPLE pTimecodeSample


[out] pTimecodeSample

Pointer to a TIMECODE_SAMPLE structure.

Return value

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


Use this method to obtain the most recent timecode value available in the stream. The application can use this to monitor the timecode and verify the generator is working properly.


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

IAMTimecodeGenerator Interface