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how do i distinguish between 16bit 565 and 16bit 555 formats? i want to be able to figure out which one the device will use when the program is loaded. also: is there anyway to get information on whether or not 32 or 24 bit modes are supported? i tried searching the forums, but i couldn''t get a amageable nuber of entries I just wanna get this done.

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As this has been posted in the DirectX forum, then I can only presume he won''t be touching GDI(at least I hope not). As far as I can remember the ddpfPixelFormat.dwRGBBitCount value will be 15 for 555, and 16 for 565. That was from DirectX7, and haven''t touched DX since.

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