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You can add your code example here     // For now we consider primary display only
    int numDispModes = SDL_GetNumDisplayModes(0);



Use this function to get the number of available display modes.


int SDL_GetNumDisplayModes(int displayIndex)

Function Parameters


the index of the display to query

Return Value

Returns a number >= 1 on success or a negative error code on failure; call SDL_GetError() for more information.

Code Examples

    // For now we consider primary display only
    int numDispModes = SDL_GetNumDisplayModes(0);



The displayIndex needs to be in the range from 0 to SDL_GetNumVideoDisplays() - 1.

This allows you to support multiple screens.


This function is available since SDL 2.0.0.

CategoryAPI, CategoryVideo

None: SDL_GetNumDisplayModes (last edited 2019-05-09 16:22:25 by gerstrong)

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