Re: [nbos] [AS] AlienAPI question
"Christopher Rodrigues Macias"
Wed Oct 3rd, 2007
Hi Mike,



Dave was using programmer-speak. "Programmatically" meaning "in a program or
script". In other words, he's wondering if there is an API call he can use
in a script to allow that script to dump out a png or jpg file of the system
view.



I wish I could help him, but I haven't messed with writing scripts for AS at
all, so I have no idea if this is possible.



Cheers,

Christopher



From: nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com [mailto:nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com]
On Behalf Of Mike Oliver
Sent: Wednesday, 3 October 2007 10:27 PM
To: nbossoftware-at-nbos.com
Subject: Re: [nbos] [AS] AlienAPI question



Dave:



Yes. When you have the chosen system displayed, click File>Export as Graphic
and a dialog appears that allows you to specify the file name, directory
path and file type to save the display. I just checked out that it works and
it does.



Cheers,



Mike

www.warmodelling.co.uk <http://www.warmodelling.co.uk/>

www.cartography-services.co.uk



-----Original Message-----
From: nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com [mailto:nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com]
On Behalf Of David Loman
Sent: 03 October 2007 12:14
To: nbossoftware-at-nbos.com
Subject: [nbos] [AS] AlienAPI question



All,



Haven't found a way, but is there routines for programmaticlly saving
.png/.jpg's of the system view?


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