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[.net] How do I draw transparent DirectX content in a transparent window?

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I want to draw DirectX content so that it appears to be floating over top of the desktop and any other applications that are running. I also need to be able to make the directx content semi-transparent, so other things show through. Is there a way of doing this? I am using Managed DX with C#.

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http://stackoverflow.com/questions/148275/how-do-i-draw-transparent-directx-content-in-a-transparent-window

http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cs/transparentwindowsincsharp.aspx

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http://stackoverflow.com/questions/148275/how-do-i-draw-transparent-directx-content-in-a-transparent-window
I see that before, but it's use dwmapi.dll. It's for Windows Vista only!!!
I am using Windows XP

http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cs/transparentwindowsincsharp.aspx
do nothing! do not resolve my problem!!!

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http://stackoverflow.com/questions/148275/how-do-i-draw-transparent-directx-content-in-a-transparent-window

http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cs/transparentwindowsincsharp.aspx


http://stackoverflow.com/questions/148275/how-do-i-draw-transparent-directx-content-in-a-transparent-window
I see that before, but it's use dwmapi.dll. It's for Windows Vista only!!!
I am using Windows XP

http://www.codeproject.com/KB/cs/transparentwindowsincsharp.aspx
do nothing! do not resolve my problem!!!

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