IDDrawExclModeVideo::SetDDrawSurface method (strmif.h)

The SetDDrawSurface method specifies the DirectDraw surface to be used in subsequent drawing.

Syntax

HRESULT SetDDrawSurface(
  IDirectDrawSurface *pDDrawSurface
);

Parameters

pDDrawSurface

Pointer to the IDirectDrawSurface interface on the surface to use.

Return value

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

The current DirectShow implementation return values include the following.

Return value Description
S_OK
Success.
E_INVALIDARG
Argument is invalid.
A DirectDraw error code
A DirectDraw error is encountered when trying to set the specified surface on the Overlay Mixer.

Remarks

A game application can use this to share its DirectDraw surface with the Overlay Mixer filter so that the video can be drawn in a specified surface. This surface must be associated with the object specified in IDDrawExclModeVideo::SetDDrawObject.

Requirements

   
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

IDDrawExclModeVideo Interface