playMusic

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Description

Description:
Plays music defined in Description.ext's CfgMusic or config.cpp. If the musicName could not be found a message is logged into the .rpt file: Music <musicName> not found.
To stop the music, use playMusic "";.
Groups:
Sounds

Syntax

Syntax:
playMusic musicName
Parameters:
musicName: String - music classname
Return Value:
Nothing

Alternative Syntax

Syntax:
playMusic [musicName, start]
Parameters:
musicName: String - music classname
start: Number - start, in seconds. Can be negative.
Return Value:
Nothing

Examples

Example 1:
playMusic "RadioAmbient1";
Example 2:
playMusic ["RadioAmbient3", 3]; // start to play from 00:00:03
Example 3:
Play from 00:00:01 to 00:00:05:
[] spawn { playMusic ["RadioAmbient5", 1]; sleep 4; playMusic ""; };

Additional Information

See also:
getMusicPlayedTime playSound say createSoundSource addMusicEventHandler fadeMusic Arma 3 Jukebox Utility

Notes

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