|GDIView is a unique tool that displays the list of GDI handles (brushes, pens, fonts, bitmaps, and others) opened by every process. It displays the total count for each type of GDI handle, as well as detailed information about each handle.|
This tool can be useful for developers that need to trace GDI resources leak in their software.
For Windows 95
|Resource Leaks: Detecting, Locating, and Repairing Your Leaky GDI Code|
For Windows >XP
|In a previous article, the author devised a simple method to detect Graphical Device Interface (GDI) objects that are not properly released by Win32-based applications on Windows 9x platforms. Because some newer versions of Windows require a slightly different approach to GDI leaks, the author has updated his techniques for those operating systems. He builds and explains two tools designed to detect and eradicate GDI leaks in applications running on Windows XP, Windows 2000, and Windows NT.|
Pushing the Limits of Windows: USER and GDI Objects