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Introduced in

Version:1.00

Description

Description:Sends a text message to the side radio channel.

Syntax

Syntax:unit sideChat message
Parameters:
  • unit: Object - Unit sending the message.
  • message: String - Text message to send.
Return Value:Nothing

Alternative Syntax

Syntax:[side, sender] sideChat message
Parameters:
  • side: Side-2 - Side to which the message is sent.
  • sender: String - Message sender (the label in front of the actual message). Possible strings, and the displayed source are:
    • "base", "hq", and "papa_bear": "CROSSROAD"
    • "airbase": "BASE FIREFLY"
      The two used callsign strings can be redefined, using a custom stringTable.csv, using STR_CFG_PAPABEAR and STR_CFG_FIREFLYBASE.
  • message: String - Text message to send.
Return Value:Nothing

Examples

Examples:
_soldierOne sideChat "Show this text"
 PAPABEAR=[West,"HQ"]; PAPABEAR SideChat "Hi there";

Additional Information

See also: globalChat, groupChat, vehicleChat, systemChat
Multiplayer:As the effect of this command is local, the message only appears on the sender PC. To make it visible on all connected clients, it has to use publicExec.
Problems:

Notes