Returns the name of the currently viewed text item. Used for readable world objects (plaques, books on tables, etc) and readable inventory items (looted books/parchments/scrolls/etc, saved copies of mail messages). For saved mail messages the name returned is always "Plain Letter" (or localized equivalent); the message subject is lost when saving a copy.

See also Item Text functions.


text = ItemTextGetItem()


  • text - Name of the text item (string)