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Check if window is full screen in c++?

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I'm trying to make a command that can check if my window is full screen. I use ChangeDisplaySettings with CDS_FULLSCREEN to change the window to full screen, and I could set a bool to tell when the window is full screen but it would make my code a bit cleaner if I could simply read the display settings. Is this possible?

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RECT windowRect;

GetClientRect(HWND, &windowRect);

windowRect.left == 0 && windowRect.top == 0 && windowRect.right == GetSystemMetrics(SM_CXSCREEN) && windowRect.bottom == GetSystemMetrics(SM_CYSCREEN) <--- if true, your window in 'fullscreen' mode...




P.S. Do not change REFRESH_RATE of the screen in ChangeDisplaySettings (If you using that option). Better to keep it by default.



EDIT0:


Or you can determine by style of your window :

(GetWindowLong(HWND,GWL_STYLE) & WS_POPUP != 0) <-- if true, your window in 'fullscreen' mode...




if you are using 'frame' style of your window in 'windowed' mode.

end of EDIT0.




Best wishes, FXACE.

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