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The MoveToEx function updates the current position to the specified point and optionally returns the previous position.

BOOL MoveToEx(

    HDC hdc,

// handle of device context

    int X,

// x-coordinate of new current position

    int Y,

// y-coordinate of new current position

    LPPOINT lpPoint 

// address of old current position



Identifies a device context.
Specifies the x-coordinate of the new position, in logical units.
Specifies the y-coordinate of the new position, in logical units.
Points to a POINT structure in which the previous current position is stored. If this parameter is a NULL pointer, the previous position is not returned.

Return Values

If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.

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


The MoveToEx function affects all drawing functions.

See Also

AngleArc, LineTo, POINT, PolyBezierTo, PolylineTo 


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