Function Reference


_WinAPI_LoadCursorFromFile

Creates a cursor based on data contained in a file

#include <WinAPIRes.au3>
_WinAPI_LoadCursorFromFile ( $sFilePath )

Parameters

$sFilePath The file data to be used to create the cursor. The data in the file must be in either .CUR or .ANI format.

Return Value

Success: Handle to the new cursor.
Failure: 0, call _WinAPI_GetLastError() to get extended error information.

See Also

Search LoadCursorFromFile in MSDN Library.

Example

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <WinAPIRes.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

Global $g_hCursor = _WinAPI_LoadCursorFromFile(@ScriptDir & '\Extras\Lens.cur')

OnAutoItExitRegister('OnAutoItExit')

Global $g_hForm = GUICreate('Test ' & StringReplace(@ScriptName, '.au3', '()'), 400, 400)
Global $g_idLabel = GUICtrlCreateLabel('', 100, 100, 200, 200)
GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0xD3D8EF)
GUICtrlSetState(-1, $GUI_DISABLE)
GUIRegisterMsg($WM_SETCURSOR, 'WM_SETCURSOR')
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

Do
Until GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE

Func WM_SETCURSOR($hWnd, $iMsg, $wParam, $lParam)
    #forceref $iMsg, $wParam, $lParam

    Switch $hWnd
        Case $g_hForm

            Local $aCursor = GUIGetCursorInfo($g_hForm)

            If (Not @error) And ($aCursor[4] = $g_idLabel) Then
                _WinAPI_SetCursor($g_hCursor)
                Return 0
            EndIf
    EndSwitch
    Return $GUI_RUNDEFMSG
EndFunc   ;==>WM_SETCURSOR

Func OnAutoItExit()
    _WinAPI_DestroyCursor($g_hCursor)
EndFunc   ;==>OnAutoItExit