Mincount Function

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Function:

Returns the minutes number for a given hours and minutes.

Syntax:

mincount(hours as byte, minutes as byte) as word

Returns:

Minute number elapsed since midnight (00:00). This value is in the 0-1439 range.

See Also:

year, month, date, weekday, daycount, hours, minutes

 


Part

Description

hours

An hour value, from 0 to 23.

minutes

A minute value, from 0 to 59.

Details

If any input parameter is illegal (hours exceeds 23, minutes exceeds 59, etc.) this syscall will return 65535. This error value cannot be confused with an actual valid minute number since the maximum minute number cannot exceed 1439.

 

Examples

 

w = mincount(14, 00) ' result will be 840