Name

Specify name of image acquisition object

Description

The Name property specifies a descriptive name for the image acquisition object.

Characteristics

Access

Read/write

Data type

String

Values

Any text string. The toolbox creates the default name by combining the values of the VideoFormat and DeviceID properties with the adaptor name in this format:


VideoFormat + '-' + adaptor name + '-' + DeviceID

Examples

Create an image acquisition object.

vid = videoinput('winvideo');

Retrieve the value of the Name property.

vid.Name

ans =

     RGB555_128x96-winvideo-1

See Also

Functions

videoinput

Properties

DeviceID, VideoFormat

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