commandChat

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Introduced with Arma 2 version 1.00
  Arguments of this scripting command don't have to be local to the client the command is executed onEffects of this scripting command are not broadcasted over the network and remain local to the client the command is executed on

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Introduced in

Game:
Arma 2
Version:
1.00

Description

Description:
Types text to the command radio channel. Must have assigned "ItemRadio" to see or transmit the messages. The text will be visible only on the PC where command was executed. If you need the message to show on all computers, you have to execute it globally (see remoteExec)

Syntax

Syntax:
unitName commandChat chatText
Parameters:
unitName: Object - unit transmitting message
chatText: String - message to transmit
Return Value:
Nothing

Alternative Syntax

Syntax:
[side, identity] commandChat chatText
Parameters:
[side, identity]: Array
side: Side - side to which the message will be seen
identity: String - class name of one of the identities in CfgHQIdentities. Possible identities in Arma 3 are:
  • "Base"
  • "HQ"
  • "PAPA_BEAR"
  • "AirBase"
  • "BLU"
  • "OPF"
  • "IND"
  • "IND_G"
chatText: String - message to transmit
Return Value:
Nothing

Examples

Example 1:
_soldierOne commandChat "Show this text";
Example 2:
[playerSide, "HQ"] commandChat "Do this! That's an order!";
Example 3:
driver vehicle player sideChat "sideChat"; driver vehicle player globalChat "globalChat"; driver vehicle player groupChat "groupChat"; vehicle player vehicleChat "vehicleChat"; driver vehicle player commandChat "commandChat"; driver vehicle player customChat [1, "customChat"]; systemChat "systemChat";
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Additional Information

Multiplayer:
-
See also:
globalChatgroupChatvehicleChatsideChatcustomChatsystemChatcommandRadio

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