GetPickupAmount

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This function retrieves the amount of health or armor given from a pickup.

Syntax

int getPickupAmount ( pickup thePickup )        

Required Arguments

  • thePickup: The pickup you wish to retrieve the amount from.

Returns

Returns an integer of the amount the pickup is set to, false if it's invalid, 0 if it's no health or amor pickup.

Example

This example outputs the amount of health a player picked up.

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Server
function onPickupHitFunction ( thePlayer )
    if getPickupType ( source ) == 0 then      -- check the type of pickup, if it is a health pickup then
        amount = getPickupAmount ( source )
        outputChatBox ( "You picked up " .. amount .. " health", thePlayer)
    end
end
addEventHandler ( "onPickupHit", getRootElement(), onPickupHitFunction )   -- add an event handler for onPickupHit 

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