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Initializes Image Capture engine.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
ImageCapture 6.4 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "ImageCapture.Initialize" )




Returns OK or error.


Initializes Image Capture engine.
The plugin will now browse for devices and wait till at least till all local devices have been found.
Network devices may be discovered a second later. So call this in your start script or first time user goes to scanning. Device count may change over time as devices are discovered or go away.



Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("ImageCapture.Initialize")]
If [MBS("IsError")]
    Show Custom Dialog ["Initialize"; $r]
    Exit Script []
End If

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Created 11st September 2016, last changed 7th November 2016

ImageCapture.ImagePaths - ImageCapture.MediaFilenames