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The CreateMappedBitmap function creates a bitmap for use in a toolbar.

HBITMAP CreateMappedBitmap(

    HINSTANCE hInstance, 

    int idBitmap,

    UINT wFlags,

    LPCOLORMAP lpColorMap,

    int iNumMaps



Handle to the module instance with the executable file that contains the bitmap resource.
Resource identifier of the bitmap resource.
Bitmap flag. This parameter can be zero or the following value:




Uses a bitmap as a mask.

Pointer to a COLORMAP structure that contains the color information needed to map the bitmaps. If this parameter is NULL, the function uses the default color map.
Number of color maps pointed to by lpColorMap.

Return Values

If the function succeeds, the return value is the handle to the bitmap.

If the function fails, the return value is NULL. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.


The function creates a new bitmap using the bitmap data and colors specified by the specified bitmap resource and the color mapping information.

See Also


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