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Enables or disables a trigger


long EnableTrigger(BSTR TriggerName, BOOL Enabled);

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Enables or disables the named trigger. An enabled trigger is "active", otherwise it is ignored when processing incoming text from the MUD.

VBscript example

world.EnableTrigger "monster", TRUE  ' enable trigger
world.EnableTrigger "monster", FALSE  ' disable trigger

Jscript example

world.EnableTrigger("monster", true);  # enable trigger
world.EnableTrigger("monster", false);  # disable trigger

Python example

world.EnableTrigger("monster", True)  # enable trigger
world.EnableTrigger("monster", False)  # disable trigger

Lua example

EnableTrigger("monster", true)  -- enable trigger
EnableTrigger("monster", false)  -- disable trigger

Lua notes

The enabled flag is optional, and defaults to true.

Return value

eInvalidObjectLabel: The trigger name is not valid
eTriggerNotFound: The named trigger does not exist
eOK: completed OK

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See Also ...


Default triggers/aliases/timers/macros/colours
Getting started
Regular Expressions


(AddTrigger) Adds a trigger
(AddTriggerEx) Adds a trigger - extended arguments
(DeleteTemporaryTriggers) Deletes all temporary triggers
(DeleteTrigger) Deletes a trigger
(DeleteTriggerGroup) Deletes a group of triggers
(EnableTriggerGroup) Enables/disables a group of triggers
(GetPluginTriggerInfo) Gets details about a named trigger for a specified plugin
(GetPluginTriggerList) Gets the list of triggers in a specified plugin
(GetTrigger) Gets details about a named trigger
(GetTriggerInfo) Gets details about a named trigger
(GetTriggerList) Gets the list of triggers
(GetTriggerOption) Gets the value of a named trigger option
(GetTriggerWildcard) Returns the contents of the specified wildcard for the named trigger
(IsTrigger) Tests to see if a trigger exists
(SetTriggerOption) Sets the value of a named trigger option
(StopEvaluatingTriggers) Stops trigger evaluation

(Help topic: function=EnableTrigger)

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