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GetFileType method

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Remarks

 

Retrieves the format of the sound file loaded into the given player.

 

 

Syntax

 

[Visual Basic]

control.GetFileType (

nPlayer as Integer

) as enumFileTypes


 

[C++]

short control.GetFileType (

short nPlayer

);


 

 

Parameter

Description

 

 

nPlayer

Number representing the zero-based index of the involved player

 

Return value

 

Mnemonic constant

Value

Format

 

 

 

ERR_xxx

Negative

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

SOUNDTYPE_MP3

0

MP3

SOUNDTYPE_WAV

1

WAV

SOUNDTYPE_MP2

2

MP2

SOUNDTYPE_MP1

3

MP1

SOUNDTYPE_OGG

4

OGG Vorbis

SOUNDTYPE_WMA

5

Windows Media Audio

SOUNDTYPE_MOD

6

MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_MTM

7

MTM MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_S3M

8

S3M MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_XM

9

XM MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_IT

10

IT MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_MO3

11

MO3 MOD Music

SOUNDTYPE_CD

12

CD Track

SOUNDTYPE_AIFF

13

AIFF

SOUNDTYPE_FLAC

14

FLAC

SOUNDTYPE_AAC

15

AAC

SOUNDTYPE_MP4

16

MP4

SOUNDTYPE_AC3

17

AC3

SOUNDTYPE_ALAC

18

ALAC

SOUNDTYPE_WV

19

WavPack

SOUNDTYPE_WAV_ENCODED

20

Encoded WAV

SOUNDTYPE_AU

21

Sun/NeXT AU

SOUNDTYPE_PAF

22

Ensoniq PARIS

SOUNDTYPE_SVX

23

Commodore Amiga IFF / SVX

SOUNDTYPE_NIST

24

Sphere NIST

SOUNDTYPE_VOC

25

Creative VOC

SOUNDTYPE_IRCAM

26

Berkeley/IRCAM/CARL

SOUNDTYPE_W64

27

Sonic Foundry's 64 bit RIFF/WAV

SOUNDTYPE_PVF

28

Portable Voice Format

SOUNDTYPE_CAF

29

Core Audio File

SOUNDTYPE_RAW

30

Raw file

SOUNDTYPE_APE

31

Monkey's audio

SOUNDTYPE_MPC

32

MusePack

SOUNDTYPE_SPX

33

Speex

SOUNDTYPE_MIDI

34

MIDI

SOUNDTYPE_MIDI_INSTRUMENT

35

MIDI instrument from VST plugin

SOUNDTYPE_OPUS

36

Opus

SOUNDTYPE_EXT_PLUGIN_ADX

1000

ADX audio file loaded through the external BASS plugin Bass_adx.dll in combination with the BassPluginStreamCreateFunc method.

SOUNDTYPE_EXT_PLUGIN_AIX

1001

AIX audio file loaded through the external BASS plugin Bass_aix.dll in combination with the BassPluginStreamCreateFunc method.

SOUNDTYPE_EXT_PLUGIN_OFR

1002

OptinFROG audio file loaded through the external BASS plugin Bass_OFR.dll in combination with the BassPluginStreamCreateFunc method.

SOUNDTYPE_EXT_PLUGIN_TTA

1003

TTA audio file loaded through the external BASS plugin Bass_tta.dll in combination with the BassPluginStreamCreateFunc method.