BASS.NET API for the Un4seen BASS Audio LibraryBassBASS_ChannelGetTagsMF Method BASS.NET API for the Un4seen BASS Audio Library
Retrieves the Media Foundation tags from a channel, if they are available.

This special helper method already evaluates the null-terminated and variable length data block using UTF-8 strings.

Namespace: Un4seen.Bass
Assembly: Bass.Net (in Bass.Net.dll) Version: 2.4.12.0
Syntax

public static string[] BASS_ChannelGetTagsMF(
	int handle
)

Parameters

handle
Type: SystemInt32
The channel handle.

Return Value

Type: String
or an array of strings. Each array element will represent one tag in the format 'TagName=Value' (e.g. "TITLE=This is a Title").
Remarks

Only available when streaming a file using a Media Foundation codec (available on Windows7 and updated Vista only).

In addition you might also use the BassTags class, which provides extended TAG reading support.

ERROR CODEDescription
BASS_ERROR_HANDLEhandle is not valid.
BASS_ERROR_NOTAVAILThe requested tags are not available.

Examples

VB
...
Dim stream As Integer = Bass.BASS_StreamCreateFile("test.m4a", 0, 0, BASSFlag.BASS_DEFAULT)
Dim tags As String() = Bass.BASS_ChannelGetTagsMF(stream)
Dim tag As String
For Each tag In tags
  Console.WriteLine(tag)
Next tag
...
int stream = Bass.BASS_StreamCreateFile("test.m4a", 0, 0, BASSFlag.BASS_DEFAULT);
string[] tags = Bass.BASS_ChannelGetTagsMF(stream);
foreach (string tag in tags)
  Console.WriteLine(tag);
See Also

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