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getMacroProps() Function

Introduced in version 1.3b48
Returns a property list of the properties for a macro button for the Current Token. You can retrieve the index of a macro button with the getMacroIndexes() or getMacroButtonIndex() function. The type of the value returned depends on the delimiter parameter.


getMacroProps(index, delim)
getMacroProps(index, delim, id)
getMacroProps(index, delim, id, mapname)


  • index - The index of the macro button.
  • delim - The delimiter used to separate the values in the string property list which defaults to ";" if not specified. This function returns a JSON Object if "json" is specified.
  • id - The token id of the token that the function is executed on.

     Note: This parameter can only be used in a Trusted Macro

  • mapname - The name of the map to find the token. Defaults to the current map.

Macro Buttons Properties Returned

  • applyToSelected - Should the macro be applied to the selected tokens.
  • autoExecute - If the macro will be automatically executed when the button is clicked, accepts true(1) or false(0).
  • color - The name of the color for the button.
  • command - The command for the macro (only when using JSON version of function).
  • fontColor - The name of the font color for the button.
  • fontSize - The size of the font for the button.
  • includeLabel - If the label will be output when the button is clicked. Accepts true(1) or false(0).
  • group - The name of the group that the button belongs to.
  • index - The index of the button.
  • sortBy - The sort by value of the macro button.
  • label - The label for the button.
  • maxWidth - The maximum width of the button.
  • minWidth - The minimum width of the button.
  • playerEditable - Is the button player editable, accepts true(1) or false(0).
  • tooltip - The tool tip for the macro button.
  • compare - A JSON Array of the selected Macro Commonality options.
    • applyToSelected - Use the macro applyToSelected for common macro comparisons.
    • autoExecute - Use the macro autoExec for common macro comparisons.
    • command - Use the macro command for common macro comparisons.
    • group - Use the macro group for common macro comparisons.
    • includeLabel - Use the macro includeLabel for common macro comparisons.
    • sortPrefix - Use the macro sortPrefix for common macro comparisons.
  • metadata - A JSON Object holding the metadata key/value pairs for the macro.
    • uuid -
    • commandChecksum -
    • propsChecksum -

Version Changes

  • 1.3b49 - Added json delimiter option.
  • 1.3b51 - Added optional token id parameter.
  • 1.3b53 - Added state of Macro Commonality settings under compare in JSON output.
  • 1.5.7 - Added metadata to JSON output.
  • 1.5.11 - Added mapname parameter option.