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The DrawStatusText function draws the specified text in the style of a status window with borders.

void DrawStatusText(

    HDC hdc,

    LPRECT lprc,

    LPCTSTR pszText,

    UINT uFlags 



Handle to the display context for the window.
Pointer to a RECT structure that contains the position, in client coordinates, of the rectangle in which the text is drawn. The function draws the borders just inside of the edges of the specified rectangle.
Pointer to a null-terminated string that specifies the text to display. Tab characters in the string determine whether the string is left-aligned, right-aligned, or centered.
Text drawing flags. This parameter can be a combination of these values:




Prevents borders from being drawn around the specified text.


Draws highlighted borders that make the text stand out.


Windows 95 only: Displays text using right-to-left reading order on Hebrew or Arabic systems.

Return Values

This function does not return a value.

See Also


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