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HIWORD Function
Windows API Class

Public Function HIWORD( _
    ByVal vValue As Long _
    ) As Integer

"High Word"
Return the high-order word (2 bytes) of a Long (Integer) value.
Return the Integer value whose in-memory representation is the same as the left-most, most-significant-word of Long value vValue.

    HIWORD(131073) = 2
    HIWORD(65538) = 1
    HIWORD(2147418112) = 32767
    HIWORD(-2147418112) = -32767
See also:
    LOWORD Function
    HIBYTE Function
    HIDWORD Function
    CoerceTwoIntegersToLong Function
    MakeLong Function
    CoerceToInteger Function
Note: Use the CoerceTwoIntegersToLong function to reconstruct a Long from two Integer values.
Note: Similar to but faster than using the MakeLong and CoerceToInteger functions.

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