Microsoft DirectX 9.0

Dynamic Graph Building

If you need to modify an existing filter graph, you can stop the graph, make the changes, and restart the graph. This is usually the best approach. However, under some circumstances, you might want to alter a graph while it is still running. For example:

These are all examples of dynamic graph building, a term that covers any kind of change to a filter graph while the graph continues to run. Dynamic graph building can be initiated by an application or by a filter in the graph. Three distinct scenarios are possible: