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directdraw in VC++ 6

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Hi i was wondering if anyone might know the cause of this error and how to fix it. I''m running VC++ 6.0 and have the November 2001 Edition of the Microsoft® Platform Software Development Kit (SDK). Any help would be greatly appreciated geordie Linking... LIBCD.lib(wincrt0.obj) : error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol _WinMain@16 Debug/k.exe : fatal error LNK1120: 1 unresolved externals Error executing link.exe.

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Your project in MSVC is set up for a "Win32 Application".

All Win32 applications have a function called WinMain() which is the central entry/start point when the program is run.

It seems that none of the source code files in your project have a WinMain function!

If the application is meant to be a console application (i.e. your entry/start function is called "main"), then you should recreate the project and instead of selecting "Win32 Application", select "Win32 Console Application".

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