basic.char Function/BASIC Program

basic.char

Command basic.char Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description converts a number between 0 and 255 to its corresponding ASCII character equivalent.
Syntax char(num.expression)
Options
Example
crt char(7)

This causes the terminal to beep once.

string = char(27):"k"

This concatenates an "escape" with a "k" and assigns it to 
"string".

equ am to char(254)

This creates a constant at compile time to reference attribute marks.
Purpose
Related basic.statements
basic.seq
basic.num.expression
basic.crt
basic.rem.function
basic.print
basic.functions