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  1. How to get the latest DPI of System with win32 API.


    Hi I went through the documentation for GetDeviceCaps;In my C++ application , for which DPI_AWARENESS is per monitor, I want to get the latest DPI.Let us say, I launch my application, that time System DPI was 96, post that I modified system dpi to 120.GetDeviceCapsGetDC , LOGPIXELSX => it's returning 96 not 120.Let us say, I launch my application, that time System DPI was 120 , post that I modified system dpi to 144.GetDeviceCapsGetDC , LOGPIXELSX => it's returning 120 in that case , not 144.So what I observed is the dpi i.e. coming is the DPI when I launched the exe,

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