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This function subscribes a player to specific element data. This function is used together with setElementData in "subscribe" mode.

[[{{{image}}}|link=|]] Note: Before using this function you need to setup an initial value of element data in "subscribe" mode, otherwise the subscriber will not be added.
[[{{{image}}}|link=|]] Note: Calling removeElementData or setElementData with other sync mode will automatically remove all subscribers of specified element data.


bool addElementDataSubscriber ( element theElement, string key, player thePlayer )

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Method: element:addDataSubscriber(...)
Counterpart: removeElementDataSubscriber

Required Arguments

  • theElement: The element you wish to subscribe the player to.
  • key: The key you wish to subscribe the player to.
  • thePlayer: The player you wish to subscribe.


Returns true if the player was subscribed, false otherwise.


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addEventHandler("onVehicleEnter", getRootElement(), function(thePlayer, seat)
   if seat==0 then -- if the player is a driver
      addElementDataSubscriber(source, "id", thePlayer) -- subscribe the player to element


Minimum server version 1.5.7-9.20477
Minimum client version n/a

Note: Using this feature requires the resource to have the above minimum version declared in the meta.xml <min_mta_version> section. e.g. <min_mta_version server="1.5.7-9.20477" />

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