ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer

Tags: player

Description

This functions allows you to toggle the drawing of player nametags, healthbars and armor bars which display above their head. For use of a similar function like this on a global level, ShowNameTags function.

Name Description
playerid Player who will see the results of this function
showplayerid Player whose name tag will be shown or hidden
show 1-show name tag, 0-hide name tag

Returns

ImportantNote

ShowNameTags must be set to 1 to be able to show name tags with ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer, that means that in order to be effective you need to ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer(forplayerid, playerid, 0) ahead of time(OnPlayerStreamIn is a good spot).

Examples

//The player who typed /nameoff will not be able to see any other players nametag.
if (strcmp("/nameoff", cmdtext, true) == 0)
{
    for(new i = GetPlayerPoolSize(); i != -1; --i) ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer(playerid, i, false);
    GameTextForPlayer(playerid, "~W~Nametags ~R~off", 5000, 5);
    return 1;
}

Notes

WARNING

ShowNameTags must be set to 1 to be able to show name tags with ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer, that means that in order to be effective you need to ShowPlayerNameTagForPlayer(forplayerid, playerid, 0) ahead of time(OnPlayerStreamIn is a good spot).

  • ShowNameTags: Set nametags on or off.
  • DisableNameTagLOS: Disable nametag Line-Of-Sight checking.
  • SetPlayerMarkerForPlayer: Set a player's marker.