setTokenShape

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setTokenShape() Function

Introduced in version 1.3b89
Sets the token's shape (top down, circle, square, figure).

Usage

setTokenShape(shape)
setTokenShape(shape, id)
setTokenShape(shape, id, mapname)

Parameters

  • shape - String value: "TOP_DOWN", "CIRCLE", "SQUARE", "FIGURE".
  • id - The token id of the token to set to a new shape, defaults to the Current Token.

     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.


Result
The function returns the token's shape as a string value: "TOP_DOWN", "CIRCLE", "SQUARE", "FIGURE".

Example

On current token.
[h: newShape = "CIRCLE"]
[r: setTokenShape(newShape)]

Returns:

Circle

With Token ID.

[h: newShape = "TOP_DOWN"]
[h: tokenName = "Some Token"]
[r: setTokenShape(newShape,tokenName)]

Returns:

Top down

See Also

Version Changes

  • 1.9.0 - Shape parameter TOP_DOWN works with or without underscore character.
  • 1.5.4 - Added mapname parameter option.