NCMetrics

Description

Short story: Obtain non-client metrics from the system, including conversion of LOGFONT structures to StdFont objects.

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Published

This sample, or the one from which it originally derived, was published (or at least peripherally mentioned) in the following article(s):

APIs Usage

This sample uses the following API calls:

Module Library Function
CNonClientMetrics.cls gdi32
user32


GetDeviceCaps
GetDC
GetDesktopWindow
ReleaseDC
SystemParametersInfo

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