Microsoft DirectX 9.0

TextOut Filter Sample


This filter is a renderer that displays text data.


Source: (SDK root)\Samples\C++\DirectShow\Filters\TextOut

User's Guide

The DirectShow SDK includes an AVI file named Clocktxt.avi, which contains three streams: audio, video, and text. The text stream consists of NULL-terminated text strings. You can use the Text Display filter to render the text strings.

To use this filter, perform the following steps:

  1. Build and register the filter.
  2. Launch GraphEdit.
  3. Add the Text Display filter to the filter graph.
  4. Render the Clocktxt.avi file.
  5. Run the filter graph.