minimum timeout for SetTimer should be 10ms

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Tue Jan 6 14:56:55 CST 2004

Mike McCormack <mike at> writes:

> MSDN defines 10ms as the minimum timeout for Win 2000. Win9x is not
> defined, but tests show it is slightly different... it's minimum
> timeout is longer than 10ms, but setting to 10ms should not hurt.

Actually it should have no effect at all, because the timeout is
forced to SYS_TIMER_RATE (which is the Win9x minimum AFAIK) a few
lines below...

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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