Microsoft DirectX 9.0


This topic applies to Windows XP Service Pack 1 only.

The GetDeinterlaceModeCaps method retrieves the capabilities of a specific deinterlacing mode supported by the graphics device driver.


HRESULT GetDeinterlaceModeCaps(
  GUID  *lpDeinterlaceMode,
  VMRVideoDesc* lpVideoDescription,
  VMRDeinterlaceCaps* lpDeinterlaceCaps



[in]  Pointer to a GUID that identifies the deinterlacing mode. Call the GetNumberOfDeinterlaceModes method to obtain a list of GUIDs supported by the driver.


[in]  Pointer to a VMRVideoDesc structure describing the video to deinterlace.


[out]  Pointer to a VMRDeinterlaceCaps structure. The method fills this structure with information about the specified deinterlacing mode.

Return Values

Returns an HRESULT value. Possible values include the following:

Return Code Description
E_POINTER NULL pointer argument.
S_OK Success.
VFW_E_DDRAW_CAPS_NOT_SUITABLE The video card does not support hardware deinterlacing.
VFW_E_VMR_NOT_IN_MIXER_MODE The VMR is not in mixer mode.

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