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4.21 - GetWinVersion

Uses a Windows API function to get the OS version. Declaration:


long GetWinVersion (    unsigned long *majorVersion,
                        unsigned long *minorVersion,
                        unsigned long *buildNumber,
                        unsigned long *platformID,
                        unsigned long *servicePackMajor,
                        unsigned long *servicePackMinor )

Parameter Description: Returns: LabJack errorcodes or 0 for no error.


Table 4.21-1. Outputs

OS Name Platform Major Minor Build
Windows 3.1 0 - - -
Windows 95 1 4 0 950
Windows 95 OSR2 1 4 0 1111
Windows 98 1 4 10 1998
Windows 98 SE 1 4 10 2222
Windows ME 1 4 90 3000
Windows NT 3.15 2 3 51 -
Windows NT 4.0 2 4 0 1381
Windows 2000 2 5 0 2195
Windows XP 2 5 1 -

ActiveX Function Differences: All unsigned long parameters are changed to double precision float.