IC Imaging Control ActiveX

Device.GetSerialNumber Method

Device.GetSerialNumber Method

Retrieves the serial number of the video capture device.
Public Function GetSerialNumber( Number As String ) As Boolean
Parameter Description

Specifies the string that will receive the serial number.

Return Value:

True, if the serial number of the video capture device could be retrieved. If the video capture device does not support serial numbers, False is returned.


Runtime only.


This example demonstrates how to use the GetSerialNumber method.

Private Sub GetSerialNumber(SerialNumber As String)
    Dim SN As String
    Dim Dev As Device

    ' Get the first video capture device
    Set Dev = ICImagingControl1.Devices.Item(1)

    ' Check, whether a serial number can be retrieved
    If Dev.GetSerialNumber(SN) = True Then
        SerialNumber = SN
        SerialNumber = "n/a"
    End If
End Sub
See also: Device, Devices

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