Hypertalk Functions
the abs of --returns the absolute value of
abs ()
the annuity of , --computes present or future values of
ordinary
annuity.
annuity (,) -- is interest rate, is
number of periods.
the atan of --returns the trigonometric arc tangent of
atan ()
average () --returns the average of number in list.
charToNum --returns ASCII equivalent of
the charToNum of
the clickChunk
the clickH --returns the horizontal location of most recent mouse click
the clickV --returns the vertical location of most recent mouse click
the clickLine --returns the specification of the line clicked in a locked
field
the clickLoc --returns the locations of the most recent mouse click as
"h,v"
the clickText --returns the text of a single word clicked in a locked field
the commandKey --returns "up" or "down"
compound (,) --computes present or future value of a
compound interest-bearing account.
the cos of --returns the cosine of
cos()
the [ ] date -- is long, short, abbreviated, or
abbrev. Returns a string representing the current date set in the Mac.
the destination
the diskSpace
the exp of --returns the mathematical exponential of
exp ()
the exp1 of --returns 1 less than the mathematical exponential
of
exp1()
the exp2 of --returns the value of 2 raised to the power
exp2 ()
the foundChuck --returns a chunk expression that indicates where the
most
recent find command located its argument.
the foundField --returns a field expression for the field in which the
most recent find command located its argument.
the foundLine --returns a line expression for the field in which the most
recent find command located its argument.
the foundText --returns the characters enclosed in the box after the most
recent find command has located its argument.
the length of --returns the number of characters in
length ()
the ln of --returns the base-e or natural logarithm of
ln ()
the ln1 of --returns the base-e or natural logarithm of 1
ln1 ()
the log2 of --returns the base-2 logarithm of
log2 ()
max () --returns the highest-value number from
min () --returns the lowest-value number from
the mouse --returns "up" or "down"
the mouseClick --returns "true" or "false"
the mouseH --returns the horizontal location of mouse pointer
the mouseLoc --returns the point where mouse pointer is located as
"h,v"
the mouseV --returns the vertical location of mouse pointer
[ the ] number of
[ the ] number of [ background ] buttons --returns the number of
background or card buttons or fields.
[ the ] number of [ card ] fields
[ the ] number of backgrounds [ in this stack ]
[ the ] number of cards
[ the ] number of cards in
[ the ] number of in -- = characters,
words, items, lines
the numToChar of