Microsoft KB Archive/42061
DumpDesc.exe Shows How to Read .exe File Headers
The information in this article applies to:
- Microsoft Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) versions 3.0, 3.1
DumpDesc.exe is a sample that demonstrates how to read the description line from an .exe file. During the processing of the WM_PAINT message, the program reads its own description line and displays the contents in its client area.
The most relevant portion of the code is in the DumpDescPaint() function.
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Technology : kbAudDeveloper kbWin3xSearch kbSDKSearch kbWinSDKSearch kbWinSDK300 kbWinSDK310
Last Reviewed: December 5, 1999