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Win_GetSystemMetrics

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Description

 

Retrieves the specified system metric or system configuration setting.

 

Syntax

 

n = Win_GetSystemMetrics(nIndex)

 

Returns

 

Number.

 

Parameters

 

Name

Type

Optional

Meaning

nIndex

Number

No

The system metric or configuration setting to be retrieved. This parameter can be one of the values listed in http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms724385(VS.85).aspx.

 

Note that all %SM_CX* values are widths and all %SM_CY* values are heights.

Also note that all settings designed to return Boolean data represent %TRUE as any nonzero value, and %FALSE as a zero value.

 

Remarks

 

For additional info, please refer to MS documentation at: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms724385(VS.85).aspx

 

Restrictions

 

Note that all dimensions retrieved are in pixels.

 

See also

 

Examples