basic.out Statement/BASIC Program

basic.out

Command basic.out Statement/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description The "out" statement outputs a single ASCII character derived from a numeric expression in the range 0 to 255, which indicates its corresponding position in the ASCII table.

The expression must evaluate to a decimal number. It is evaluated and adjusted (mod(expression,256 )) to a value between 0 and 255. The corresponding ASCII character is printed on the terminal screen.
Syntax out num.expression
Options
Example
out 7

This prints char(7) and rings the terminal bell.
Purpose
Related basic.num.expression
ue.e0ba