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pixel drawing in directx

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There are lots of tutorials on 3d polygon drawing for directx but i need code for drawing just pixels. Like PutPixel(x,y,red,greed,blue) and yes im sure i want to draw just pixels...ive been using the windows GDI and its horribly slow...

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find out if 555 or 565
lock and load surfaces
write pixel
unlock and smile

if that isnt enough than i dont know man

p.s. for cool tutorial search under tutorials on this site

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Lock the surface and retrieve the pointer to the surface data. Lock should pass it on to you. Store it as a byte data type, then write the bytes with the chosen color values. Then unlock the surface...

The Shaz



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