The rect() function

The rect() function is a path function used when drawing paths to draw rectangles

[No canvas support]
An example of the rect() function

The rect() function is used whilst drawing paths to the canvas to draw a rectangle to the canvas. Nothing is actually drawn to the canvas until you call the stroke() or fill() functions.

Arguments to the function

An example

    window.onload = function ()
        var canvas  = document.getElementById("cvs");
        var context = canvas.getContext('2d');

        context.rect(50, 50, 100, 100);