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How do i find out the dimensions of the screen area in pixels? I need these coordinates to use in conjuction with the CWD::MoveWindow function.
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naveenkohli earned 50 total points
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Call
CWnd::GetWindowRect() for the window you want the area. This area is in Pixel units.
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by:dagangwang
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Use GetSystemMetrics function like this:
int x = GetSystemMetrics( SM_CXSCREEN );
int y = GetSystemMetrics( SM_CYSCREEN );

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dagangwang's answer is the one i was looking for, thank you ;)
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