Tags: player


This function was added in SA-MP 0.3c R3 and will not work in earlier versions!


Returns the current GTA camera mode for the requested player. The camera modes are useful in determining whether a player is aiming, doing a passenger driveby etc.

Name Description
playerid The ID of the player whose camera mode to retrieve


The camera mode as an integer (or -1 if player is not connected)


/* when the player types 'cameramode' in to the chat box, they'll see this. */
public OnPlayerText(playerid, text[])
    if(strcmp(text, "cameramode", true) == 0)
        new szMessage[22];
        format(szMessage, sizeof(szMessage), "Your camera mode: %d", GetPlayerCameraMode(playerid));
        SendClientMessage(playerid, 0xA9C4E4FF, szMessage);
    return 0;
  • GetPlayerCameraPos: Find out where the player's camera is.
  • GetPlayerCameraFrontVector: Get the player's camera front vector
  • SetPlayerCameraPos: Set a player's camera position.
  • SetPlayerCameraLookAt: Set where a player's camera should face.
  • SetCameraBehindPlayer: Set a player's camera behind them.