MarkerCollection object

app.project.sequences[index].markers
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers()

The MarkerCollection object represents a collection of Marker objects in a ProjectItem object and Sequence object.

MarkerCollection is a subclass of Collection object. All methods and attributes of Collection, in addition to those listed below, are available when working with MarkerCollection.

Attributes

MarkerCollection.numMarkers

app.project.sequences[index].markers.numMarkers
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().numMarkers

Description

The count of marker objects in the project item or sequence.

Type

Integer, read-only.


Methods

MarkerCollection.createMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.createMarker(time)
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().createMarker(time)

Description

Create a new Marker object on a project item or a sequence.

Parameters

Argument Type Description
time Float A time, in seconds, where marker should be created.

Returns

Marker object if successful.


MarkerCollection.deleteMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.deleteMarker(marker)
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().deleteMarker(marker)

Description

Remove a given marker object from a collection.

Parameters

Argument Type Description
marker Marker object A marker object to remove from collection.

Returns

Boolean.

Examples

Remove all markers from the active sequence

var markers = app.project.activeSequence.markers;
var marker = markers.getFirstMarker();
var count = markers.numMarkers;

while (marker) {
    markers.deleteMarker(marker);
    marker = markers.getFirstMarker();
}

alert('Removed ' + count.toString() + ' markers');

MarkerCollection.getFirstMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.getFirstMarker()
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().getFirstMarker()

Description

Retrieve the first marker object, sorted by time in seconds, on a given project item or sequence.

Parameters

None.

Returns

Marker object or undefined.


MarkerCollection.getLastMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.getLastMarker()
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().getLastMarker()

Description

Retrieve the very last marker object, sorted by time in seconds, on a given project item or sequence.

Parameters

None.

Returns

Marker object or undefined.


MarkerCollection.getNextMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.getNextMarker(currentMarker)
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().getNextMarker(currentMarker)

Description

Get the next available marker, sorted by seconds, starting from a given one.

Parameters

Argument Type Description
currentMarker Marker object A starting marker object, from which to get a next one.

Returns

Marker object or undefined.


MarkerCollection.getPrevMarker()

app.project.sequences[index].markers.getPrevMarker(currentMarker)
app.project.rootItem.children[index].getMarkers().getPrevMarker(currentMarker)

Description

Get the previous available marker, sorted by seconds, starting from a given one.

Parameters

Argument Type Description
currentMarker Marker object A starting marker object, from which to get a previous one.

Returns

Marker object or undefined.