Function Reference


_GDIPlus_PathStartFigure

Starts a new figure without closing the current figure. Subsequent points added to a path are added to the new figure

#include <GDIPlus.au3>
_GDIPlus_PathStartFigure ( $hPath )

Parameters

$hPath Pointer to a GraphicsPath object

Return Value

Success: True.
Failure: False and sets the @error flag to non-zero, @extended may contain GPSTATUS error code ($GPID_ERR*).

Related

_GDIPlus_PathCloseFigure

See Also

Search GdipStartPathFigure in MSDN Library.

Example

#include <GDIPlus.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $hGUI, $hGraphic, $hPen, $hPath

    ; Create GUI
    $hGUI = GUICreate("GDI+", 800, 300)
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    _GDIPlus_Startup()
    $hGraphic = _GDIPlus_GraphicsCreateFromHWND($hGUI) ;Create a graphics object from a window handle
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsSetSmoothingMode($hGraphic, $GDIP_SMOOTHINGMODE_HIGHQUALITY) ;Sets the graphics object rendering quality (antialiasing)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsClear($hGraphic, 0xFFFFFFFF)

    $hPen = _GDIPlus_PenCreate(0xFF8800AA, 2)

    $hPath = _GDIPlus_PathCreate() ;Create new path object

    _GDIPlus_PathAddLine($hPath, 40, 100, 140, 200)
    _GDIPlus_PathAddLine($hPath, 240, 100, 340, 200)

    _GDIPlus_PathStartFigure($hPath);next line will not be connected to last point

    _GDIPlus_PathAddLine($hPath, 440, 100, 540, 200)
    _GDIPlus_PathAddLine($hPath, 640, 100, 740, 200)

    _GDIPlus_GraphicsDrawPath($hGraphic, $hPath, $hPen)

    ; Loop until the user exits.
    Do
    Until GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE

    ; Clean up resources
    _GDIPlus_PathDispose($hPath)
    _GDIPlus_PenDispose($hPen)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsDispose($hGraphic)
    _GDIPlus_Shutdown()
EndFunc   ;==>Example