DestroyPhysicalMonitor function (physicalmonitorenumerationapi.h)

Closes a handle to a physical monitor. Call this function to close a monitor handle obtained from the GetPhysicalMonitorsFromHMONITOR or GetPhysicalMonitorsFromIDirect3DDevice9 function.


_BOOL DestroyPhysicalMonitor(
  [in] HANDLE hMonitor


[in] hMonitor

Handle to a physical monitor.

Return value

If the function succeeds, the return value is TRUE. If the function fails, the return value is FALSE. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.


Requirement Value
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header physicalmonitorenumerationapi.h
Library Dxva2.lib
DLL Dxva2.dll

See also

DestroyPhysicalMonitors Function

Monitor Configuration Functions