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This message is sent by an application to retrieve the current locale of the combo box. The locale is used to determine the correct sorting order of displayed text for combo boxes with the CBS_SORT style and text added by using the CB_ADDSTRINGmessage.
CB_GETLOCALE wParam = 0; lParam = 0;
The return value is a 32-bit value that specifies the current locale of the combo box. The high word contains the locale identifier and the low-order word contains the language identifier.
The language identifier is made up of a sublanguage identifier and a primary language identifier. The PRIMARYLANGIDmacro obtains the primary language identifier and the SUBLANGIDmacro obtains the sublanguage identifier.
|Windows Embedded CE||Windows CE 2.0 and later|
|Windows Mobile||Windows Mobile Version 5.0 and later|