**basic.*=**Assignment Operator/BASIC Program

# basic.*=

Command | basic.*= Assignment Operator/BASIC ProgramApplicable release versions: AP 5.2.5 |
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Category | BASIC Program (486) |

Description | an assignment operator which multiplies a given numeric expression and assigns it to the given variable. |

Syntax | variable *= num.expression |

Options | |

Example | x *= 2 Multiplies the current value of "x" by "2" and assigns the result to "x". This is equivalent to: x = x * 2 |

Purpose | |

Related |
basic.+= basic.-= basic.- basic.num.expression basic.precision basic.precedence basic.sum basic./= basic.:= basic.operators basic.arithmetic.expressions basic.= basic.assignment arithmetic.operators basic.*.multiply |