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Version: 8.1

system.gui.errorBox

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Displays an error-style message box to the user.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.gui.errorBox(message, [title])

Parameters

TypeParameterDescription
StringmessageThe message to display in an error box. Will accept HTML formatting.
StringtitleThe title for the error box. [optional]

Returns

Nothing

Scope

Vision Client

Code Examples

Example #1 - Using Error Box
# Turn on compressor #12, but only if the user has the right credentials.

if 'Supervisor' in system.security.getRoles():
updateQuery = "UPDATE CompressorControl SET running=1 WHERE compNum = 12"
system.db.runUpdateQuery(updateQuery)
else:
errorMessage = "Unable to turn on Compressor 12."
errorMessage += " You don't have proper security privileges."
system.gui.errorBox(errorMessage)

Keywords

system gui errorBox, gui.errorBox