Loading Logo for a window

Posted on 2001-06-27
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Last Modified: 2013-11-20
i have created a window with no titlebar.
now i want to load an icon or a logo for that in a CPOint(10,10).

i have used standard icon with LoadIcon and drawicon methods. it is working fine with these options.

my Query is:
now i want to load an icon of my own by providing the path of the logo or icon.

plz send ur suggestions immly.

thanx in advance

Question by:vanithavalli

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MichaelS earned 200 total points
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you can use LoadImage instead of LoadIcon and you have to specify LR_LOADFROMFILE as a flag. Something like that:

HANDLE hIcon = LoadImage(NULL, "c:\\temp\\myicon.ico", IMAGE_ICON, 0, 0, LR_LOADFROMFILE);

PS: don't forget to call DestroyIcon when you don't need it any more.
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