HBITMAP LoadBitmapFromMemory(HDC hdc, const char *file)
header = (BITMAPFILEHEADER*)file;
if(header->bfType != 'MB') // code for bmp
info = (BITMAPINFO*)(file+sizeof(BITMAPFILEHEADER));
ret = CreateDIBitmap(hdc, &(info->bmiHeader), CBM_INIT,
file+header->bfOffBits, info, DIB_RGB_COLORS);
Sunday, March 23, 2008
How do I load a bitmap object from a BMP file in memory?
Let's say you have a BMP file loaded into memory with handle file and you want to make a bitmap object that can be drawn to the device hdc. This function will do that for you.