VisionaireObject Command: getLink

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Returns the VisionaireObject which is linked in a VisionaireObject field.




Parameter Type Description
field integer The field which specifies a VisionaireObject link. The field type must be "t_link".

Specify the field constant name (V + object table name in singular + field name) or the field id, see the example.

Return values

Type Description
TVisObj The VisionaireObject linked in the field or an empty object if no object is linked


Example 1: Get the currently playable character.

-- Specify the field constant name or the field id
local curr_char = game:getLink(VGameCurrentCharacter)
local curr_char = game:getLink(468)

-- The shorthand notation offers a more convenient way to achieve the same
local curr_char = game.CurrentCharacter