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11-24-2001, 08:47 PM
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I am trying to have a seperate OpenGL scene on a pop-up dialog box to show a preview of what the main scene will look like after the user performs a function. I'm guessing that the dialog will need it's own DC and RC (the RC being a copy of the main scene). I'm not sure if this is correct and then after that how do I actually get the scene to be shown on the dialog box? Is this even possible? If anybody could help it would be greatly appreciated... thanks

NIN_Dude

Stonemaster
11-25-2001, 08:17 AM
Hi,

On my website http://www.steinsoft.net I have a little application showing how to draw something on a dialog box. The code may help you to do what you want. I don't know whether it is possible as there can be only one OpenGL RC per thread. You must simply try..

Bye,
André.

[This message has been edited by Stonemaster (edited 11-25-2001).]

ET3D
11-25-2001, 02:27 PM
There's some info about it at CodeGuru (http://www.codeguru.com/opengl/index.shtml).

There may only be one RC, but it can be reused by different windows.