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This event is triggered when a pickup is spawned or respawned.


No parameters.


The source of this event is the pickup that just spawned or respawned.


This example gets the area and city name when a pickup spawns and outputs it to all the players.

function outputSpawn( )
    local area = getElementZoneName( source ) -- Get the area name where the pickup spawned
    local city = getElementZoneName( source, true ) -- Get the city name where the pickup spawned
    outputChatBox( "A pickup has spawned in " .. area .. " ( " .. city .. " )", root, 255, 0, 0 ) -- Output a message to the chatbox
addEventHandler( "onPickupSpawn", root, outputSpawn ) -- Trigger the function when a pickup spawns

See Also

Pickup events

Event functions