Type String Object InputDevice Revision Release 2021.3642 Keywords device, input, displayName
The name that was assigned to the input device by the system or end-user. Can be used to display the name of the device to the end-user, such as on a key/button binding screen.
On Android, this name will be the product name as assigned by the manufacturer unless the end-user changes it via Android's Bluetooth set up screen.
-- Called when a key event has been received. local function onKeyEvent( event ) -- Fetch the device's display name. -- Note: The "device" property will be nil if the platform does not support input devices -- or if input came from software, such as a virtual keyboard. local deviceName = "Unknown Device" if event.device then deviceName = event.device.displayName end -- Print device information to the log. print( deviceName .. ": Pressed the '" .. event.keyName .. "' key " .. event.phase ) end -- Set up the above function to receive key events. Runtime:addEventListener( "key", onKeyEvent )