Returns the original author of the currently viewed text item. Used for mail messages sent by other players; when the player makes a permanent copy of a letter and reads it from inventory, the default UI uses this function to display a signature (e.g. "From, Leeroy") at the end of the message text.

See also Item Text functions.


creator = ItemTextGetCreator()


  • creator - Creator of the text item, or nil if not available (string)