HifiAbout

Description

The HifiAbout API provides information about the version of Interface that is currently running. It also has the functionality to open a web page in an Interface browser window.

Supported Script Types: Interface Scripts • Client Entity Scripts • Avatar Scripts

Properties

Name Type Summary
buildDate string The build date of Interface that is currently running. Read-only.
buildVersion string The build version of Interface that is currently running. Read-only.
qtVersion string The Qt version used in Interface that is currently running. Read-only.

Example

Report build information for the version of Interface currently running.

print("HiFi build date: " + HifiAbout.buildDate);  // Returns the build date of the version of Interface currently running on your machine.
print("HiFi version: " + HifiAbout.buildVersion);  // Returns the build version of Interface currently running on your machine.
print("Qt version: " + HifiAbout.qtVersion);  // Returns the Qt version details of the version of Interface currently running on your machine.

Methods

Name Return Value Summary
openUrl None Display a web page in an Interface browser window.

Method Details

(static) openUrl( url )

Display a web page in an Interface browser window.

Parameters

Name Type Description
url string The URL of the web page you want to view in Interface.