IWICDdsFrameDecode interface

Provides access to a single frame of DDS image data in its native DXGI_FORMAT form, as well as information about the image data.


The IWICDdsFrameDecode interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IWICDdsFrameDecode also has these types of members:


The IWICDdsFrameDecode interface has these methods.

Method Description
IWICDdsFrameDecode::CopyBlocks Requests pixel data as it is natively stored within the DDS file.
IWICDdsFrameDecode::GetFormatInfo Gets information about the format in which the DDS image is stored.
IWICDdsFrameDecode::GetSizeInBlocks Gets the width and height, in blocks, of the DDS image.


This interface is implemented by the WIC DDS codec. To obtain this interface, create an IWICBitmapFrameDecode using the DDS codec and QueryInterface for IID_IWICDdsFrameDecode.


Minimum supported client Windows 8.1 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2012 R2 [desktop apps | UWP apps]
Target Platform Windows
Header wincodec.h