By David Bowden

Is that this a tome? i used to be anticipating deep topic insurance. What we've as an alternative is a replica of the API medical doctors. Does tome make? i feel no longer. what is lacking? complicated examples. Real-world examples (who creates home windows with API calls after we have TForm?). Undocumented insights at the back of the APIs -- belongings you cannot locate in MSDN or the Platform SDK. greater than something, this booklet highlights the bloody loss of reliable Delphi books. This one is easily a move.

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It must do this while presenting to the application a consistent set of API functions which allow the programmer freedom The Tomes of Delphi 3: Win32 Graphical API:Graphical Device Interface Functions from dealing with the devices directly. The GDI functions operate at various levels depending on how specific the application needs to be with graphical output. At a low level, an application can manipulate an image on a pixel-by-pixel basis. At a higher level, an application can issue commands such as drawing ellipses or other device-independent graphical primitives.

Read EarthWeb's privacy statement. html at 13/05/00 The Tomes of Delphi 3: Win32 Graphical API:Graphical Device Interface Functions ITKnowledge To access the contents, click the chapter and section titles. The Tomes of Delphi 3: Win32 Graphical API Go! ) Author(s): Ayres, Bowden, Diehl, Dorcas, Harrison, Mathes, Reza & Tobin ISBN: 1556226101 Publication Date: 03/01/98 Search this book: Go! Please Select Previous Table of Contents Next Only the following members are used by this function: dmSize: Specifies the size of the TDeviceMode structure.

DmDisplayFrequency: Specifies the vertical display refresh rate, in hertz. A value of zero or one represents the hardware’s default refresh rate. dwFlags: A flag specifying how the graphics mode is to be changed. This parameter may be set to one value from Table 2-5. If the CDS_UPDATEREGISTRY flag is specified, the system attempts to make a dynamic graphics mode change and update the registry without a reboot. If a reboot is required, the DISP_CHANGE_RESTART return value is set and the application is responsible for rebooting Windows.

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