unsigned short OEGetFingerPrintVersion(unsigned int fptype)

Returns the hashed number representation of the version number of a built-in fingerprint type. Please use the OEGetFingerPrintVersionString function to convert the returned number into human-readable representation.

The OEGetFingerPrintVersion function returns zero and throws a warning for unknown fingerprint type.


The type of the fingerprint. This value has to be from the OEFPType namespace.