◆ ChangeApplicationOptions()

static int ChangeApplicationOptions ( out SError  Error,
ref SChangeOption  ChangeOption,
Int32  MaxTime 

The function changes basic Drive settings.

ErrorAdditional error information returned from Drive.
ChangeOptionReference to instance of SChangeOption class which contains new Drive settings.
MaxTimeMaximum time (in milliseconds) function can take. If MaxTime=0 function execution is not time limited.
1 if successful, other value otherwise.

Use ChangeOption to set new Drive settings. It is possible to change these characteristics:

  • appearance for right or left handed user
  • enable/disable sounds
  • set maximum and minimum sound volume
    Sound volume is changed with changing of velocity. Maximum value is used with high speed and minimum with low speed.
  • set clock format. It is possible to choose EUROPE, UK or US format.
  • set distance units. User can choose kilometers or miles.
  • set GPS units. User can choose degrees, minutes or seconds.
  • set location of home position.
  • set keyboard type which Drive uses.

After function execution ChangeOption contains actual Drive settings.

Possible error codes returned from Drive are:

  • 0 - Function not succeeded.
  • 1 - Function succeeded.
  • 2 - Drive not succeeded.
  • 3 - Function reached timeout.

SError Error;
SChangeOption Option = new SChangeOption();
Option.bOperateRightHanded = 0;
Option.ClockFormat = 2;
CApplicationAPI.ChangeApplicationOptions(out Error, ref Option, 10000);

This code changes just Drive appearance to lefthanded and clock format to UK (2:00 PM). It does not effect other settings.

References SError.SizeOf(), and SChangeOption.SizeOf().