ULocalPlayer::GetNickname

Retrieves this player's name/tag from the online subsystem if this function returns a non-empty string, the returned name will replace the "Name" URL parameter passed around in the level loading and connection code, which normally comes from DefaultEngine.ini

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References

Module

Engine

Header

/Engine/Source/Runtime/Engine/Classes/Engine/LocalPlayer.h

Include

#include "Engine/LocalPlayer.h"

Source

/Engine/Source/Runtime/Engine/Private/LocalPlayer.cpp

Syntax

virtual FString GetNickname() const

Remarks

Retrieves this player's name/tag from the online subsystem if this function returns a non-empty string, the returned name will replace the "Name" URL parameter passed around in the level loading and connection code, which normally comes from DefaultEngine.ini

Returns

Name of player if specified (by onlinesubsystem or otherwise), Empty string otherwise