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BUTTON STATE

Generally used with the IF command, this script returns 1 if the button is down and 0 if the button is up.


FORMAT: BUTTON button_name STATE or BUTTON button_name STATE IN WINDOW


DEFINITIONS:

  • button_name: A string with the name of a button in the code input window.

EXAMPLE 1:

SHOW BUTTON "name1" STATE

Shows 0 or 1, depending on if the button called "name1" is up or down.

EXAMPLE 2

Obtains the name of the button with ID name "player1" and uses it in the $player variable. If the button in the same code window named with the value in $player is activated, then the current button will display "DOWN". Otherwise, the button displays "UP". Note that the button with the ID "player1" must be an Event of Action -> Toggle (Action button is only available with an Elite license.)