The h( function extracts the horizontal position from a point (see point(, Graphic Coordinates).


This function has one parameter:

rectangle – is a binary value that includes both the vertical and horizontal components of a position. This number is usually created with the point(, info(“click”), or info(“mouse”) functions.


This function returns the horizontal position of the point (in points). This position is expressed as a floating point number.

Error Messages

h( function requires a binary parameter. – The input to this function must be a binary value generated by the point( function (or any other function that generates a binary point value).

See Also


10.0UpdatedThis function returns a floating point number (Panorama 6 and earlier versions returned an integer value).