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how can i get the time difference if i know the tickcount of the cpu ? thx Quak

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Asuming you're using GetTickCount() wich retrieves the number of milliseconds since the computer was started, you can do the following:


double start = GetTickCount();
double end=0;
double elapsedTime = 0;

while( something ) {
doSomething();

// count time elapsed
end = GetTickCount();
elapsedTime = (end-start)* 0.001; // convert to seconds

// restart counter
start = end;
end = 0;

showElapsedTime( elapsedTime );
}



hope that helps

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