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whats the best way to do the dots on a minimap? right now, im thinking, creating a surface, and then setting the pixels on the surface, but i dont think thats the best way to do it

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The could be a fast way to do it I think, your other option would be to draw the points using the points in DirectX, mind that you can make them bigger or smaller as covered in the SDK (See Render States) and that helps.

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If you want to do the points you might wanna look into point sprites for a faster solution. It should still be pretty fast if its static must of the time.

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