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Get the type of a joystick, if available.


SDL_JoystickType SDL_JoystickGetDeviceType(int device_index);

Function Parameters

device_index the index of the joystick to query (the N'th joystick on the system

Return Value

Returns the SDL_JoystickType of the selected joystick. If called on an invalid index, this function returns SDL_JOYSTICK_TYPE_UNKNOWN


This can be called before any joysticks are opened.


This function is available since SDL 2.0.6.


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