GetCursorPos Function

Dear Guys.

I want to capture the MouseMove and WM_LBUTTONUP Messages in WindowsCE platform, inside these messages I used the GetCursorPos function to get the mouse cursor function, the main problem that this function always returns 0, which means that the function is failed, when I used the GetLast Error, I find that the error code is 120, when I look for the this code in MSDN, MSDN tells me that this error means "This function is not valid on this platform. ", Now I need to get the position of the mouse cursor using another function, So how I can I do that in Windows CE ?

Thank you in advance.
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Both WM_LBUTTONUP and WM_MOUSEMOVE messages contain cursor coordinate in lParam parameter:

The low-order word specifies the x-coordinate of the cursor. The coordinate is relative to the upper-left corner of the client area.
The high-order word specifies the y-coordinate of the cursor. The coordinate is relative to the upper-left corner of the client area.
MAnkeerAuthor Commented:
Thank you.

But I want to get the Stylus coordinates when it out of my window.

Thank you.
1. Try updating your platform and see if that works.

2. If you are programming for PocketPC, There is no cursor on the Pocket PC therefore you won't get valid
information on that platform.

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