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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.GetNotepadWindowPosition

Name GetNotepadWindowPosition
Type Method
Summary Returns the position and size of the specified notepad window
Prototype BSTR GetNotepadWindowPosition(BSTR Title);

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This function returns the size of the specified notepad's window, in pixels.

For normal scripting languages these return a string, like this: "66,66,637,356". For Lua, see below.

Note: Available in version 3.56 onwards.

VBscript example
Note GetNotepadWindowPosition ("my_notepad")
Jscript example
Note (GetNotepadWindowPosition ("my_notepad"))
Lua example
table.foreach (GetNotepadWindowPosition ("my_notepad"), print)
Lua notes
In Lua it returns a table with four entries, like this:

top 66
height 356
left 66
width 637

If the notepad window does not exist, returns nil.
Returns Returns a string in the form:


eg. "66,66,637,356"

For Lua, returns a table containing:


If the nominated notepad window does not exist, returns the empty string.

In Lua, if the notepad window does not exist, returns nil.
Introduced in version 3.56

See also ...

Function Description
GetMainWindowPosition Returns the position and size of the main MUSHclient window
GetNotepadList Gets the list of open notepads - returning their titles
GetWorldWindowPosition Returns the position and size of the current world window
MoveMainWindow Move and resize the main MUSHclient window
MoveNotepadWindow Move and resize the specified notepad window
MoveWorldWindow Move and resize a world window

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