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GetOutputSpeakersConfig method

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Remarks

 

Gets the actual speakers configuration for the given output device.

The actual speakers configuration can be set through the SetOutputSpeakersConfig method.

 

This method doesn't work in Windows Vista and Windows 7 where speakers configuration can be only set through the Windows Control Panel.

 

For further details about speakers assignment, take a look to the How to work with multiple output devices and speakers section.

 

 

Syntax

 

[Visual Basic]

control.GetOutputSpeakersConfig (

nIndex as Integer

) as enumSpeakersConfig


 

[C++]

short control.GetOutputSpeakersConfig (

short nIndex

);


 

 

Parameter

Description

 

 

nIndex

Number representing the zero-based index of the involved output device.

 

 

Return value

 

Mnemonic value

Numeric value

Meaning

ERR_xxx

Negative

An error occurred (see the LastError property for further error details)

SPEAKERS_STEREO

0

2 stereo speakers (Stereo)

SPEAKERS_QUADRAPHONIC

1

4 stereo speakers (Quadraphonic)

SPEAKERS_5_1

2

6 stereo speakers (5.1)

SPEAKERS_7_1

3

8 stereo speakers (7.1)