This function gets the data type or description of a specified class member during run time.

Function Group Execution Windows Embedded Thin Client Mobile Access
TagsDBGetClassMember Tags Database Synchronous Supported (see “Notes” below) Not supported Not supported Not supported


  TagsDBGetClassMember( strClassName, strMemberName, numPropertyID )  
Web Studio Help tagsdb tagsdbgetclassmember.xml d434253e117 TagsDBGetClassMember
The name of the class that contains the member.
The name of the class member.
The property to be gotten, identified by one of the following values:
Value Property Data Type
0 Data type String ("Boolean", "Integer", "Real", "String")
1 Description String

Returned value

If this function is executed succesfully, then it returns the value of the specified property. Otherwise, it returns one of the following possible values:
Value Description
-5 The specified member does not exist in the specified class.
-4 The specified class does not exist in the tags database.
-3 Wrong parameter type or inconsistent value.
-2 Invalid number of parameters.


This function can only be executed on the project server — it cannot be called by a Graphics Script, Screen Script, or Command animation running on a project client.

For more information about the Tags Database functions and examples of how to use them, see Edit the tags database during run time.