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Delphi1: Colordepth

Posted on 1998-10-09
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How can i get the actual color depth of the screen?
I expect a result like 8 bits or 24 bits
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erajoj earned 300 total points
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Hi,
Here's how to do it:
  BitsPerPixel := GetDeviceCaps( GetDC( 0 ), BITSPIXEL );

/// John
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