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A text display is like a canvas that can contain many items of text. Each display can be seen by multiple observers (players) and each player can see multiple displays.


textdisplay textCreateDisplay()

Required Arguments

This function has no arguments.


function showTextDisplay ( player, command )
   local serverDisplay = textCreateDisplay()                             -- create a text display
   textDisplayAddObserver ( serverDisplay, player )                      -- make it visible to a player
   local serverText = textCreateTextItem ( "Hello world!", 0.5, 0.5 )    -- create a text item for the display
   textDisplayAddText ( serverDisplay, serverText )                      -- add it to the display so it is displayed
addCommandHandler( "showText", showTextDisplay )

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