dll version check

This is a discussion on dll version check within the Windows Programming forums, part of the Platform Specific Boards category; i just want to check the version of a system dll like vga.dll through c...

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    dll version check

    i just want to check the version of a system dll like vga.dll through c

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    Load the dll into your address space...use EnumResourceTypes to look for any RT_VERSION resources...then I guess you can call FindResourceEx to get a handle to the resource......the I guess you can load it and try read the info...

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