Returns the video codec used to record the video file.

Namespace: ASCOM.DeviceInterface
Assembly: ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces (in ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
string VideoCodec { get; }
Visual Basic
ReadOnly Property VideoCodec As String
	Get
Visual C++
property String^ VideoCodec {
	String^ get ();
}

Remarks

For AVI files this is usually the FourCC identifier of the codec- e.g. XVID, DVSD, YUY2, HFYU etc. If the recorded video file doesn't use codecs an empty string must be returned.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
PropertyNotImplementedExceptionMust throw exception if not implemented.

See Also