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Use this function to get the implementation dependent name of a haptic device.


const char* SDL_HapticName(int device_index)

Function Parameters


index of the device to get its name the name of / to query

Return Value

Returns the name of the device or NULL on failure; call SDL_GetError() for more information.

Code Examples

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This can be called before any joysticks are opened. If no name can be found, this function returns NULL.

CategoryAPI, CategoryForceFeedback

None: SDL_HapticName (last edited 2016-07-15 20:21:58 by PhilippWiesemann)

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