SHORTTOHEX (convert an unsigned SHORT to Hexadecimal)

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SHORTTOHEX( number, flag )

SHORTTOHEX

Convert a USHORT value to its Hexadecimal equivalent.

number

A USHORT variable or constant

flag

A BYTE used to designate a lower or upper case HEX symbol (A,B,C,D,E)

SHORTTOHEX is used to convert a number to its Hexadecimal equivalent. If the flag variable is non-zero, any non-numeric Hexadecimal symbols are returned in lowercase. If zero (default), the non-numeric digits are returned in uppercase.

To add support for this utility to your existing applications, you need only include the CWUTIL.INC file in the Global Map section of your program:

INCLUDE('CWUTIL.INC'),ONCE

Return Data Type:       STRING

Example:

SHORTTOHEX(64000,0)  !returns 'FA00'

SHORTTOHEX(64000,1)  !returns 'fa00'

See Also:

BYTETOHEX LONGTOHEX