Playlist.item method

The item method retrieves the media item at the specified index.

Syntax


retVal = Playlist.item(
  index
)

Parameters

index [in]

Number (long) containing the index of the item to be retrieved.

Return value

This method returns a Media object.

Remarks

To use this method, read access to the library is required. For more information, see Library Access.

Examples

The following JScript example uses Playlist.item to retrieve a media item from the current playlist based on a user selection. An HTML SELECT element was created with name "weblist", and filled with the titles from the current playlist. The Player object was created with ID = "Player".



// Store the value of the selected item in the list box
// using the selectedIndex property.
var index = weblist.selectedIndex;

// Store the corresponding digital media object from the current playlist.
var listItem = Player.currentPlaylist.item(index);

// Set the URL using the listItem variable.
Player.URL = listItem.sourceURL;



Requirements

Version

Windows Media Player version 7.0 or later.

DLL

Wmp.dll

See also

Media Object
Playlist Object
Playlist.insertItem
Playlist.removeItem
Settings.mediaAccessRights
Settings.requestMediaAccessRights

 

 

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