IC AIK Extension

Features.videoformat Property

Features.videoformat Property

Set a new video format or return the currently used video format.
Feature.SetFeature("videoformat", "Y800 (640x480)"); String Result = Feature.GetFeature("videoformat");

This feature can only be set, if no acquisition is running.


The video formats are provided by the used video capture device. Thus they are individual to the different devices.

The videoformats feature can be used to retrieve a list of supported video formats.

The video formats are case sensitive.

If the video capture device does not support any video formats, this feature will not be available.

See also: videoformats, videonorms, videonorm

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