Returns the name of the audio group as a string.



Argument Description
groupID The index value constant of the audio group to check (as defined in the Global Game Settings Audio Groups Tab)

Returns: String


This function will return a string containing the name of the given audio group for displaying or checking. When you define an audio group in the Global Game Settings, you give it a unique "name" which is really a constant to use as an ID value for the group. All this function does is take the ID and return a string of the ID name you gave.


var name= audio_group_name(audiogroup_level1);
draw_text(32, 32, "Now Playing Group: " + name);

The above code retrieves the name of the given audio group constant and displays it on the screen.

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