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Welcome to the MandelZoom wiki!
Here you'll find some explanations for the design and technical details of the screen saver.

About screen savers in general

  1. Command line arguments for screen savers
  2. Handling Control Panel's command line arguments
  3. Screen saver quirks

About graphics with GDI & GDI+

  1. Using LockBits to speed up image processing
  2. Using BitBlt to speed up animation

About the Mandelbrot set

  1. The Initial Render
  2. Zoom Renders

If you have comments or questions, don't hesitate to email me at

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