Displays an informational-style message popup box to the user.


This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.


system.gui.messageBox(message, title)

  • Parameters

String message - The message to display. Will accept html formatting.

String title - A title for the message box. [optional]

  • Returns

Nothing

  • Scope

Client




# This example will show how many hours a motor has been running when it is clicked.
 
# get the motor number
motorNumber = event.source.getPropertyValue('MotorNumber')
# retrieve the hours running from the database
query = "SELECT HoursRunning FROM MotorStatus WHERE motor=%d"
hours = system.db.runScalarQuery(query % motorNumber)
 
system.gui.messageBox("The motor has been running for %d hours" % motorNumber)