Mediamanager:getFile

Available since: Gideros 2016.1
Supported platforms: Platform mac.pngPlatform pc.png
Class: Media

Description

Allows user to select a file from system file (tested on windows 10).

(string) = mediamanager:getFile()

Return values

Returns (string) path to the file

Example

Browse your system for a file of any type

function AnimationScene:browse()
	local function mediareceive(e)
		print(e.path)
		mediamanager:removeEventListener(Event.MEDIA_RECEIVE, mediareceive)
	end
	mediamanager:getFile("*", lfs.currentdir())
	mediamanager:addEventListener(Event.MEDIA_RECEIVE, mediareceive)
end