GetPlayerMoney

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Returns the amount of money a player currently has.

Note: The amount may vary between the server and client, you shouldn't trust the client side value to always be accurate.

Syntax

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Server
int/bool getPlayerMoney ( player thePlayer )

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Method: player:getMoney(...)
Variable: .money
Counterpart: setPlayerMoney

Required Arguments

  • thePlayer: The player you wish the retrieve the amount of money from.

Returns

Returns an integer with the amount of money the specified player has, false if the player is invalid.

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Client
int getPlayerMoney ( )

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Method: Player.getMoney(...)
Counterpart: setPlayerMoney

Returns

Returns an integer with the amount of money the local player has.

Example

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Server

When a player types '/checkMoney' this example retrieves the player's money and outputs a message according to the value.

function checkMoney(thePlayer, command)
	local money = getPlayerMoney(thePlayer)                                -- get the amount of money from the player who entered the command
	if (money > 1000) then                                                 -- if money is more than 1000
		outputChatBox("You are rich: " .. tostring(money), thePlayer)  -- output this message together with the money
 	else
		outputChatBox("Poor guy...", thePlayer)                        -- and else, output this message
	end
end
addCommandHandler("checkMoney", checkMoney)                                    -- add the console command

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