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Version: 1.0

Posted: 2003-07-22

Build Requirements: N/A

Runtime Requirements: Carbon Color QuickDraw

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This snippet shows how to use the StdPix proc to intercept and display the compression type and depth of any compressed PICT within a PICT resource. The same procedure can be used to gather other information about the compressed PICT. Note that all compressed PICTs get passed into StdPix before getting decom- pressed and passed to StdBits. Requirements: Color QuickDraw Keywords: Compression, StdPic, StdBits, PICT, Compressed, PICT Info

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2003-07-22First Version

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