IMFPMediaItem::GetMediaPlayer method (mfplay.h)

Important  Deprecated. This API may be removed from future releases of Windows. Applications should use the Media Session for playback.

Gets a pointer to the MFPlay player object that created the media item.


HRESULT GetMediaPlayer(
  [out] IMFPMediaPlayer **ppMediaPlayer


[out] ppMediaPlayer

Receives a pointer to the player object's IMFPMediaPlayer interface. The caller must release the interface.

Return value

If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client Windows 7 [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header mfplay.h

See also


Using MFPlay for Audio/Video Playback