Microsoft DirectX 9.0


This topic applies to Windows XP Service Pack 1 only.

The SuppressEffects property sets and retrieves preferences for power management and visual effects..


objMSVidVideoRenderer.SuppressEffects As Boolean


This property takes no parameters.

Error Codes

If the property fails, an error is raised and Err.Number is set to a value other than zero.

Return Values

If this property is True, the Video Control does the following

The Video Control restores the original system settings after it stops.

If this property is False, the Video Control uses the existing system settings.


This property is read/write.

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