Added in 1.8.10


Returns duration left of the currently playing song in XX:XX format.

Only works if Media Player is set to iTunes/MediaMonkey/Winamp and proper plugins are installed.

Added in 1.9.0


Returns the N left characters of text.


text - Text to substring.
N - The Nth characters to substring by.


; Get the left 5 characters from 'Hello World'.
//echo -ag $left(Hello World,5)