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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.NoteColourFore


Name NoteColourFore
Type Property
Summary Chooses which RGB colour will be used for world notes - text colour
Prototype long NoteColourFore;

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Description

You can use this to set the foreground (text) colour used in world.note and world.tell. The colour is specified in RGB (Red, Green, Blue). Red is in the low-order byte, Green in the middle-order byte, and Blue in the higher-order byte. (ie. 0x00BBGGRR).

If you are setting the colour you must specify an RGB value. Some pre-defined values are available in VBscript, see below.

Constant Value Description
-------------------------------
vbBlack &h00 Black
vbRed &hFF Red
vbGreen &hFF00 Green
vbYellow &hFFFF Yellow
vbBlue &hFF0000 Blue
vbMagenta &hFF00FF Magenta
vbCyan &hFFFF00 Cyan
vbWhite &hFFFFFF White

In JScript you will need to use the RGB values, for example Magenta would be: 0xFF00FF.

VBscript example
world.notecolourfore = vbRed  ' set note colour to red
world.note "This will be in red"
world.note world.notecolourfore  ' display current note colour
Jscript example
world.notecolourfore = 0xFF;  // set note colour to use red
world.note("This will be in red");
world.note(world.notecolourfore);  // display current note colour
PerlScript example
$world->{notecolourfore} = 0xFF;  # set note colour to use red
$world->note("This will be in red");
$world->note($world->{notecolourfore});  # display current note colour
Python example
world.notecolourfore = 0xFF  # set note colour to use red
world.note("This will be in red")
world.note(world.notecolourfore)  # display current note colour
Lua example
SetNoteColourFore (255)  -- set note colour to use red foreground
Note ("This will be in red")
Note(GetNoteColourFore ())  -- display current note background colour
Lua notes
Lua implements this as two functions:

GetNoteColourFore - gets the note colour foreground
SetNoteColourFore - sets the note colour foreground
Returns This is a property. You can use it to find the current note text colour.

See also ...

Function Description
ColourNote Sends a message to the output window in specified colours
ColourTell Sends a message to the output window in specified colours - not terminated by a newline
Note Sends a note to the output window
NoteColour Chooses which custom colour will be used for world notes.
NoteColourBack Chooses which RGB colour will be used for world notes - background colour
NoteColourName Chooses which RGB colour name will be used for world notes - text and background
NoteColourRGB Chooses which RGB colour will be used for world notes - text and background
Tell Sends a message to the output window - not terminated by a newline

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