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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.RGBColourToName


Name RGBColourToName
Type Method
Summary Converts an RGB colour code to its equivalent name
Prototype BSTR RGBColourToName(long Colour);

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Description

Converts an RGB colour code (eg. 255) to its HTML name (eg. "red").

If the name is not in the list of names recognised by MUSHclient, the colour is represented as a hex HTML colour (eg. "#010203").

The list of colour names recognised can be found by using MUSHclient's "colour picker" (Ctrl+Alt+P), or by using the function:

world.Debug "colours"


Note: Available in version 3.22 onwards.


VBscript example
world.note world.RGBColourToName (255)
Jscript example
world.note (world.RGBColourToName (255));
PerlScript example
$world->note ($world->RGBColourToName (255));
Python example
world.note (world.RGBColourToName (255))
Lua example
Note (RGBColourToName (255))
Returns The colour name (eg. "red", "blue"), or an RGB code (eg. "#FFE4E1).
Introduced in version 3.22

See also ...

Function Description
BoldColour Gets/sets the RGB colour for one of the 8 ANSI bold colours
ColourNameToRGB Converts a named colour to a RGB colour code.
CustomColourBackground Sets the RGB value for the background of a custom colour
CustomColourText Sets the RGB value for the text of a custom colour
Debug Displays debugging information about the world
MapColour Changes the colour mapping - the way colours are displayed
NormalColour Gets/sets the RGB colour for one of the 8 ANSI normal colours
NoteColourBack Chooses which RGB colour will be used for world notes - background colour
NoteColourFore Chooses which RGB colour will be used for world notes - text 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
PickColour Invokes the MUSHclient colour picker dialog

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