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According to the help-file, PixelSearch normally searches for an object from left to right, then top to bottom. Is there some way to find a pixel that is closest to the centre of the screen?

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BrewManNH

You specify where PixelSearch starts looking and where it stops, so just set the coordinates to near the middle of the screen.


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Daeth

@BrewManNH If I do that it will still look in a left-right, up-down motion from the middle. That method won't find colours that are closest to the middle.

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