the systemColors or systemColors()
The systemColors() function returns the maximum number of colors for the screen. Possible values returned by systemColors are:
2 = colorBW
16 = color16
256 = color256
thousands = color16bits
millions = color24bits
gray = colorgray (16 grays)
To find the number of colors available for your screen, type the following function in the Message Box and press Enter.
This text has been mechanically extracted from the Oracle Media Objects 126.96.36.199 MediaTalk Reference, © 1995 Oracle Corporation, and is provided here solely for educational/historical purposes.