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Version: 7.9


This function is used by Ignition's Expression language.


This function returns the bit value (an integer, 0 or 1) in the number at position position, according to its binary representation. The least significant bit in a number is position 0.


getBit(number, position)

  • Parameters

    • int number - The number value to start with.

    • int position - The bit position to check.

  • Results

    • int - A 0 or 1, depending on the bit at the position of the integer specified.


Code Snippet
 getBit(0,0) //would return 0
Code Snippet
 getBit(1,0) //would return 1
Code Snippet
 getBit(8,2)  //would return 0