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IVR Software Library


ivr_prompt()

int ivr_prompt(int call, char *wavefile, int allow_interrupt, int max_digits, int timeout, char termchar, int clear, IVRDIGITS *ivrd)

The ivr_prompt function plays a message and retrieves the digits from the specified call.

Parameters

int

call

Specifies which call to retrieve digits from. It can be one of the following values.

CALL_PRIMARY: Collect Digits from the Primary Call
CALL_SECONDARY: Collect Digits from the Secondary Call

char *

wavefile

Null terminated string containing the pathname of the message to play.

int

allow_interrupt

Specifies if a digit can interrupt the prompts. It can be one of the following values.

NO_INTERRUPT: Prompts CANNOT be interrupted by a digit
INTERRUPT: Allow prompts to be interrupted by a digit

int

max_digits

The maximum number of digits to return. This must be less than 32.

int

timeout

The maximum amount of time in seconds to wait for the digits to be entered.

char

termchar

A specific character to terminate digit collection.

int

clear

Clear the buffer before digit collection. It can be one of the following values.

NO_CLEAR: Do NOT clear the buffer before digit collection
CLEAR: Clear the buffer before digit collection

IVRDIGITS *

ivrd

Structure of type IVRDIGITS in which the digits will be returned.

 


Return Value

Returns IVR_SUCCESS on a successful function call. On error the function returns one of the IVR Error Codes.

Example

IVRDIGITS ivrd;
if(ivr_prompt(CALL_PRIMARY,"D:\\ivrdemo\\prompt1.wav",INTERRUPT,1,15,'*',NO_CLEAR,&ivrd) != IVR_SUCCESS){
 ...handle error;
}




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