Get the monitor settings....

How I can I tell whether the monitor settings (control panel) are set at 256K, 65K, or True Color, etc.?  I'm using D3, and I need to know this for Win 95/NT .... Is there an api for this, or does Delphi have a way to obtain this informaiton?

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intheCommented:
Hi,
you can do this to return the color mode:

procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
var
a:integer;
begin
a:=GetDeviceCaps(Form1.Canvas.Handle, BITSPIXEL);
showmessage(inttostr(a));
end;

Regards Barry
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jexd99Author Commented:
Thank you :)
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