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MidiDjConsole.DisplaySegmentInfoGet method

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Obtains the name and other information about the given VFD segment.


You can verify if the control comes with support for managing VFD segments of the connected DJ Console through the MidiDjConsole.DisplaySegmentManagementAvailable method.


For further details about interfacing with MIDI DJ Consoles see the MidiDjConsole object section and the How to manage MIDI DJ consoles tutorial.





[Visual Basic]

control.MidiDjConsole.DisplaySegmentInfoGet (

nIndex as Long,

nMidiChannel as Integer,

nCells as Integer

) as String



BSTR control.MidiDjConsole.DisplaySegmentInfoGet (

long nIndex,

short *nMidiChannel,

short *nCells








Zero-based index of the VFD segment. The maximum number of available segments can be retrieved through the MidiDjConsole.DisplaySegmentCountGet method.


Reference that, on return from the method call, will contain the MIDI channel used to access the proper VFD when sending MIDI commands.

The value of this parameter strictly depends upon the model of the DJ Console in use.


Reference that, on return from the method call, will contain the number of cells (characters) available inside the given segment.



Return value






Empty string

An error occurred (see the LastError property for further error details)

Valid string

String containing the name of the VFD segment.