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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.ChatStopFileTransfer

Name ChatStopFileTransfer
Type Method
Summary Stops a file transfer in progress to that chat user
Prototype long ChatStopFileTransfer(long ID);

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If a file transfer is in progress (send or receive) it is aborted, and the user at the other end notified, if possible.

You can use GetChatInfo to see if a file transfer is in progress.

Each call is identified by its "chat ID" - each chat session has a unique ID, which starts at one, and is incremented by one, per world.

You can use GetChatList to find a list of chat IDs that is current.

You can use ChatGetID to find the chat ID corresponding to a particular chat name.

Note: Available in version 3.37 onwards.

VBscript example
ChatStopFileTransfer ChatGetID ("peter")
Jscript example
ChatStopFileTransfer (ChatGetID ("peter"));
PerlScript example
ChatStopFileTransfer (ChatGetID ("peter"));
Python example
world.ChatStopFileTransfer (world.ChatGetID ("peter"))
Lua example
ChatStopFileTransfer (ChatGetID ("peter"))
Returns eChatIDNotFound: That chat ID is not connected.
eNotTransferringFile: We are not transferring a file.
eOK: File transfer aborted.

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Introduced in version 3.37

See also ...

Function Description
ChatGetID Looks up what chat ID (identifier) corresponds to a particular chat name
ChatSendFile Starts sending a file to the specified chat user
GetChatInfo Get information about a chat connection

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