posScreenToWorld

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Introduced with Armed Assault version 1.00
  

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Introduced in

Game:
Armed Assault
Version:
1.00

Description

Description:
Converts map screen coordinates into world coordinates. Unlike ctrlMapScreenToWorld, this command returns world position is format [x, y, 0], otherwise it is identical to ctrlMapScreenToWorld.

Syntax

Syntax:
map posScreenToWorld [x, y]
Parameters:
map : Control - map control
[x, y]: Array
x: Number - screen X
y: Number - screen Y
Return Value:
Array - world position in format [x,y,0]

Examples

Example 1:
_worldCoord = _control posScreenToWorld _ScreenCoord;
Example 2:
_worldCoord = _control posScreenToWorld [_x, _y];
Example 3:
_worldCoord = _control posScreenToWorld [0.5, 0.5];

Additional Information

Multiplayer:
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See also:
posWorldToScreenctrlMapScreenToWorldctrlMapWorldToScreen

Notes

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Notes

Posted on April 7, 2007 - 10:03
LowFly
Notes: You can get the screen coordinates by the UI Event Handlers onMouseButtonDown, onMouseButtonUp, onMouseButtonClick, onMouseButtonDblClick. The return Array is in 2-D, you can use it with all set-position commands.
_x = returnArray select 0;
_y = returnArray select 1;


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