Never use put/get pixel.
All very fast. You can make games without DirectX
If you want to see how I use it
go to http://www.brigsoft.com
: I finally got my project to work.
: Although, it is very slow. Look, First I open a .pcx file
: and load it into a buffer. Second I call GetDC(). Then
: I encode the image data and put pixel by pixel calling
: the SetPixel() function draw this image. With my 650MHz
: it is really slow. It takes about a sec for my 640x414
: client window. I believe there are one or two ways
: to copy data into a window faster.
: Let me please know if you know about one.
: I know there is the function SetBitmapBits(), but I don't
: know how to fill/prepare the buffer.