#include "l_bitmap.h"

L_INT pEXT_CALLBACK YourFunction(hWnd, hMemDC, nXPos, nYPos, pMagGlass, pUserData)

L_HWND hWnd;

handle to a window


memory DC for the Magnifying Glass

L_INT nXPos;

x coordinate of the position of the Magnifying Glass

L_INT nYPos;

y coordinate of the position of the Magnifying Glass

L_RECT* pMagGlass;

bounding rectangle of the Magnifying Glass

L_VOID* pUserData;

pointer to additional parameters

Provides additional, user-defined Magnifying Glass painting.




Handle of the window to which the Magnifying Glass is attached.


Memory HDC into which the Magnifying Glass has been rendered. This is the HDC into which the callback should render any additional information.


The X-coordinate of the current position (in client coordinates) of the Magnifying Glass.


The Y-coordinate of the current position (in client coordinates) of the Magnifying Glass.


The current bounding rectangle (in client coordinates) of the Magnifying Glass.


A void pointer that you can use to access a variable or structure containing data that your callback function needs. This gives you a way to receive data indirectly from the function that uses this callback function. (This is the same pointer that you pass in the pUserData parameter of L_SetMagGlassOwnerDrawCallback.)

Keep in mind that this is a void pointer, which must be cast to the appropriate data type within your callback function.



The function was successful.

< 1

An error occurred. Refer to Return Codes.


This is an optional callback function that is set by calling the L_SetMagGlassOwnerDrawCallback function.

If a user-defined callback function matching this prototype is set by calling L_SetMagGlassOwnerDrawCallback, then after L_StartMagGlass is called and the Magnifying Glass paints itself to the DC, but before the Magnifying Glass is displayed on the screen, the user can change what is in the DC, through this user-defined callback function. This allows the user to provide custom rendering of the Magnifying Glass, within the Magnifying Glasss display area. For example, this feature lets you render magnified annotations, which may be overlaid on the currently displayed image, or just simply override what is currently in the Magnifying Glass display area.

To discontinue using this callback function to render the Magnifying Glass, call L_SetMagGlassOwnerDrawCallback with the pfnCallback parameter set to NULL.

Required DLLs and Libraries


For a listing of the exact DLLs and Libraries needed, based on the toolkit version, refer to Files To Be Included With Your Application

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