Settings.getMode method

The getMode method determines whether the loop mode or shuffle mode is active.

Syntax

bRetVal = Settings.getMode(
  modeName
)

Parameters

modeName [in]

String specifying the name of the mode in question, containing one of the following values.

String Description
autoRewind Tracks are restarted at the beginning after playing to the end.
loop The sequence of tracks repeats itself.
showFrame The nearest key frame is displayed at the current position when not playing. This mode is not relevant for audio tracks.
shuffle Tracks are played in random order.

Return value

This method returns a Boolean value indicating whether the specified mode is active.

Requirements

Version
For loop and shuffle modes, Windows Media Player version 7.0 or later. For autoRewind and showFrame modes, Windows Media Player 9 Series or later.
DLL
Wmp.dll

See also

Settings Object

Settings.setMode