GivePlayerMoney

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This function adds money to a player's current money amount. To set absolute values, setPlayerMoney can be used.

[[{{{image}}}|link=]] Note: Using this function client side (not recommended) will not change a players money server side.

Syntax

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Server
bool givePlayerMoney ( player thePlayer, int amount )

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Method: player:giveMoney(...)
Variable: .money

Required Arguments

  • thePlayer: the player you are giving the money to.
  • amount: a positive integer number specifying the amount of money to give to the player.
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Client
bool givePlayerMoney ( int amount )

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Method: Player.giveMoney(...)

Required Arguments

  • amount: a positive integer number specifying the amount of money to give to the player.

Returns

Returns true if the money was added, or false if invalid parameters were passed.

Example

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Example 1 - Client and Server

This example gives a player money when using "givecash" command.

function consoleGiveCash ( thePlayer, command, amount ) --when the givecash command is called
	givePlayerMoney ( thePlayer, amount ) --give the player money according to the amount
end
addCommandHandler ( "givecash", consoleGiveCash  ) --add a handler function for the command "givecash"
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Example 2 - Server

This example gives a player one thousand dollars, as a reward for killing another player.

function rewardOnWasted ( ammo, killer, killerweapon, bodypart )
	--if there is a killer, and that killer is not the same person as whoever died
	if ( killer ) and ( killer ~= source ) then 
		givePlayerMoney ( killer, 1000 ) --reward the killer with 1000 cash.
	end
end
addEventHandler ( "onPlayerWasted", getRootElement(), rewardOnWasted ) --attach the rewardOnWasted function to the relevant event.
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Example 3 - Server

This example Creates money Money (dollar symbol) pickup and gives 30,000 dollars on Pick up hit.

local money = createPickup (1896.4000244141, -1950.9000244141, 13, 3, 1274, 10000 )
function pickupUse ( player )
    givePlayerMoney ( player, 30000 )
end
addEventHandler ( "onPickupUse", money, pickupUse )

See Also