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Queries list of devices as JSON.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
ImageCapture 8.3 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "ImageCapture.DevicesJSON" { ; Filter } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
Filter You can filter devices by passing criteria here.
The filter string can contain camera, scanner, local, remote, bonjour, bluetooth or shared to only show those devices.
"Camera, local" Optional


Returns JSON or error.


Queries list of devices as JSON.
The JSON includes names & IDs of the devices.
Please pass the index or UUIDs to the ImageCapture.DeviceInfo function to query details.
Keys include UUIDString, Name, persistentIDString, serialNumberString, locationDescription, index, remote and shared.


Check devices:

MBS( "ImageCapture.DevicesJSON" )

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Created 26th June 2018, last changed 26th June 2018

ImageCapture.Devices - ImageCapture.Download