ClearChatBox

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This function clears the chatbox. It does not clear the console (F8)

Syntax

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Client
bool clearChatBox ()

Returns

Returns true if the player's chat was cleared successfully, false otherwise.

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Server
bool clearChatBox ( [ element clearFor = getRootElement() ])

Required Arguments

  • clearFor : The player whose chat is to be cleared. By default, this is set to the root element, which will affect all players.

Returns

Returns true if the player's chat was cleared successfully, false otherwise.

Example

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Client

This example removes spam caused by outputChatBox


for i=1,10 do
  outputChatBox( "spam ..." )
end

clearChatBox()
outputChatBox("Chat cleared successfully!")

See Also