PropertyList Object

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The PropertyList object provides access to all of the Custom Properties contained within an item in the Composition.


PropertyList Properties


All of the PropertyList properties are read-only.

    • name (string)

Always null.

    • parent (object)

The object whose properties are being accessed.

    • propertyNames (array of strings)

An array of all of the Custom Property names in the item.  Can be null if the item has no Custom Properties.

    • type (string)

The string "PropertyList".

    • children (array of objects)

Always null.


PropertyList Methods


getChild Method

Always returns null.

object getChild(string childName)


Creates a new Custom Property within the item, with the specified name.

void createProperty(string newPropertyName)


Returns the current value of the specified Custom Property.  Can return null.

var getPropertyValue(string propertyName)


Sets a new value into the specified Custom Property.  The value can be set to null.

void setPropertyValue(string propertyName, var newValue)