IC Imaging Control ActiveX



A VideoFormat object contains information about a video format supported by the current video capture device.

A VideoFormat can be obtained out of the VideoFormats collection.


This example illustrates how to obtain the first available video format.

Dim VidFmt As VideoFormat
Set VidFmt = ICImagingControl1.VideoFormats.Item( 1 )


Introduced in IC Imaging Control 1.x


Property Description

Returns the bits per pixel of the VideoFormat. The byte count per pixel is calculated by dividing the bits per pixel count by 8.


Returns the height of the VideoFormat.


Returns the name of the VideoFormat.


Returns the width of the VideoFormat.

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