User prop add table

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user_prop_id = user_prop_add_table(name, description, column_name, column_type, column_default_value, column_description, ...)

user_prop_add_percentage will add an additional user customizable setting to your instrument with a table.

Return value

Argument Type Description
user_prop_id ID This value can be used for further reference. Functions such as user_prop_get can use this user_prop_id. Its good practice to store this user_prop_id in your logic code.


# Argument Type Description
1 name String The name of the user property. This name must be unique (there may only be one user property of a certain name in an instrument)
2 description String A description of the property, explaining to the user what function this user property has.
3 .. n column_name String Column name
4 .. n column_type String Column type, can be INT, DOUBLE, STRING or BOOLEAN
5 .. n column_default_value Object Default value for the column
6 .. n column_description String Column description


-- Create a table with two columns
local val = user_prop_add_table("Needle calibration", "Fill table with calibration data",
                                  "Speed", "STRING", "blabla222", "Fill in the speed of the flight simulator",
                                  "Needle position", "INT", 3, "Set needle position in Steps")

local rows = user_prop_get(val)
for row_index, row_cells in ipairs(rows) do
    for cell_index, cell_value in ipairs(row_cells) do
        print("row " .. row_index .. ", column " .. cell_index .. " has value " .. tostring(cell_value))
Settings visible to user within instrument configuration