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Hi all,
How do I get the screen color resolution
256 colors/ 16bit/24 bit /32 bit color??
I prefer an answer that uses directshow interface but its not neccary.
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And try:

SystemParametersInfo()
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And you can use Registry.

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you may also wish to look at EnumDisplaySettings API
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Try use:

GetSystemMetrics()
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And
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Yes,ShaunWilde's comment is right.
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Sorry ShaunWilder for rashness:)
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Sorry ShaunWilder for my rashness:)
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Blush to get this.
Thanks
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ah well - to the winner the spoils
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