#include "l_bitmap.h"

L_LTIMGCOR_API L_INT EXT_FUNCTION L_StartFastMagicWandEngine(pMagicWnd, LeadBitmap, uFlags)

Starts the fast magic wand engine.



Pointer to a MAGICWANDHANDLE. This handle is needed to be used in the fast magic wand operation.


Pointer to the bitmap handle referencing the bitmap to perform the fast magic wand operation on.

L_UINT32 uFlags

Reserved for future use. Must be 0.


Value Meaning
SUCCESS The function was successful.
< 1 An error occurred. Refer to Return Codes.


The L_StartFastMagicWandEngine function must be called before calling the L_FastMagicWand and L_EndFastMagicWandEngine functions.

When the handle to the MAGICWANDHANDLE is no longer needed, it should be freed by calling L_EndFastMagicWandEngine. For every call to L_StartFastMagicWandEngine there must be a call to L_EndFastMagicWandEngine.

This function supports 1, 8, and 24-bit images.

This function does not support 32-bit grayscale images. It returns the error code ERROR_GRAY32_UNSUPPORTED if a 32-bit grayscale image is passed to this function.

Required DLLs and Libraries


Win32, x64, Linux.

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