Get output from Log Windows

Dear ImageJ users,

first of all I hope that question has not been asked.

Can I get the output displayed in the Log Window from
within my Macro? I’m using a Fiji Plugin and want to
capture the output from it to use it in my Macro.

Best regards,
Stephan

Good day Stephan,

the following macro shows how to do this:

// begin macro //////////////////////////////
print( “Text to log” );
logString = getInfo( “log” );
print( "Recalled log-String: " + logString );
// macro end //////////////////////////////

In similar situations I strongly recommend to first search the list of “Built-in Macro Functions” at:
https://imagej.nih.gov/ij/developer/macro/functions.html

Regards

Herbie

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Thanks for pointing me to the appropriate documentation.

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