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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.SetCustomColourName

Name SetCustomColourName
Type Method
Summary Sets the name of a custom colour
Prototype long SetCustomColourName(short WhichColour, BSTR Name);

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Use this to set the name of one of the 16 custom colours in the world's custom colour configuration.

You must specify *which* colour you want to get/set, in the range 1 to 16.

The name can be any string, which must be from 1 to 30 characters long.

Note: Available in version 4.03 onwards.

VBscript example
SetCustomColourName(5, "combat")
Jscript example
SetCustomColourName(5, "combat");
PerlScript example
$world->SetCustomColourName (5, "combat");
Python example
world.SetCustomColourName (5, "combat")
Lua example
SetCustomColourName (5, "combat")
Returns eOK - colour name set OK
eOptionOutOfRange - custom colour number out of the range 1 to 16
eNoNameSpecified - name was empty
eInvalidObjectLabel - name was more than 30 characters long

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Introduced in version 4.03

See also ...

Function Description
BoldColour Gets/sets the RGB colour for one of the 8 ANSI bold colours
CustomColourBackground Sets the RGB value for the background of a custom colour
CustomColourText Sets the RGB value for the text of a custom colour
GetCustomColourName Gets the name of a custom colour
NormalColour Gets/sets the RGB colour for one of the 8 ANSI normal colours

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