Displaying external bitmap files at runtime.


I have used a static frame control to display a bitmap resource like:

 LoadBitmap(IDB_BITMAP1)       //THIS WORKS

I need to load from a file like:
CBitmap m_bjg;
m_bjg.LoadBitmap(bm);  //does not load

The bitmap file does not load?  
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binstarAuthor Commented:
Edited text of question.
m_bjg.Attach(::LoadImage(NULL, sFilename, IMAGE_BITMAP, 0, 0, LR_LOADFROMFILE | LR_DEFAULTSIZE));

Will work

Good luck

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binstarAuthor Commented:
Thank you mjswart.
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