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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.GetSelectionStartColumn

Name GetSelectionStartColumn
Type Method
Summary Returns the starting column of the selection in the output window
Prototype long GetSelectionStartColumn();

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Returns the first column of the selected text in the output window (starting at 1).

If no selection, returns zero.

If you want to the current selection in the *command* window, use GetInfo(236) (first character) and GetInfo(237) (last character) instead.

Note: Available in version 3.18 onwards.

VBscript example
world.note world.GetSelectionStartColumn
Jscript example
world.note (world.GetSelectionStartColumn ());
PerlScript example
$world->note ($world->GetSelectionStartColumn ());
Python example
world.note (world.GetSelectionStartColumn )
Lua example
Note (GetSelectionStartColumn ())
Returns The number of the first column in the selection, or zero if no selection.
The first column is 1.
Introduced in version 3.18

See also ...

Function Description
GetLineInfo Gets details about a specified line in the output window
GetLinesInBufferCount Returns the number of lines in the output window
GetSelectionEndColumn Returns the endling column of the selection in the output window
GetSelectionEndLine Returns the last line of the selection in the output window
GetStyleInfo Gets details about a specified style run for a specified line in the output window

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