Access/VBA Library

GetDeviceCaps

retrieves device-specific information for the specified device

See also: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/dd144877(v=vs.85).aspx

Syntax

GetDeviceCaps( hdc, nIndex )
Parameters
Name Type Description
hdc Long Required. A handle to the DC.
nIndex Long Required. The item to be returned. 88 = Number of pixels per logical inch along the screen width, 90 = Number of pixels per logical inch along the screen height.
Return value

Long : The return value specifies the value of the desired item.

Code
Private Declare Function GetDeviceCaps Lib "gdi32" (ByVal hdc As Long, ByVal nIndex As Long) As Long

Remarks

  • API is used to determine the width and height of the screen.

See also

  • ScreenWidth
  • ScreenHeight