Microsoft DirectX 9.0


This topic applies to Windows XP only.

The Pause method pauses the playback device.

Applications should call the IMSVidCtl::Pause method, rather than this method.


HRESULT Pause();


This method takes no parameters.

Return Values

The method returns an HRESULT. Possible values include the following.

Value Description
E_NOTIMPL Not implemented.
S_OK The method succeeded.


This method allows for direct control of the source. However, if the underlying source filter is controlled using the standard DirectShow IMediaControl interface, this method returns E_NOTIMPL.

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