The Microsoft Windows API
provides a set of functions that are generally supported on both 32 and 64-bit Windows.
- API INdex
- The official reference
Originally called the Win32
API, the name Windows API its roots in 16-bit Windows and its current support of 32 and 64-bit Windows.
Tk and Tcl use the Win32 API
to access OS
functions and draw on the screen.
[elaborate on how it can be used for many other purposes and how Tcl uses it]
See Also edit
- How Tcl accesses the Win32 API