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Help! DirectDraw Unresolved External symbol

TheDemonTheDemon Member Posts: 1
Help!!!!!
no matter what i do.. i still get this unresolved external symbol error when ever i build my project with MSVC++ 6.0.
i am trying to create a directdraw interface and then QUERYinterface it to a higher version say like DirectDraw4 or DirectDraw7.. and its like even though i added the ddraw.lib to my project and included the ddraw.h in my original source cpp it still wont work.. i even made the mssdk/include and /lib folders in my Compiler's Search Header path.. with it being first in line... help me please... being stuck SUCKS!

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  • noradirectxnoradirectx Member Posts: 22
    : Help!!!!!
    : no matter what i do.. i still get this unresolved external symbol error when ever i build my project with MSVC++ 6.0.
    : i am trying to create a directdraw interface and then QUERYinterface it to a higher version say like DirectDraw4 or DirectDraw7.. and its like even though i added the ddraw.lib to my project and included the ddraw.h in my original source cpp it still wont work.. i even made the mssdk/include and /lib folders in my Compiler's Search Header path.. with it being first in line... help me please... being stuck SUCKS!
    :
    Did you use other header such as mmsystem.h? If it is, you must link the WINMM.LIB file with your project.
  • LurvLurv Member Posts: 1
    : Help!!!!!
    : no matter what i do.. i still get this unresolved external symbol error when ever i build my project with MSVC++ 6.0.
    : i am trying to create a directdraw interface and then QUERYinterface it to a higher version say like DirectDraw4 or DirectDraw7.. and its like even though i added the ddraw.lib to my project and included the ddraw.h in my original source cpp it still wont work.. i even made the mssdk/include and /lib folders in my Compiler's Search Header path.. with it being first in line... help me please... being stuck SUCKS!
    :


    I had the same problem once...

    Link your program with dxguid.lib and be happy. :)
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