Basic - assignment: =

the assignment operator is used to assign a value to a variable. it can be used for any data type with the only condition that the first parameter (left side) must be a value receiver, for example a variable. depending on the programming language can be different terms for the assignment of values to the variables, for example depending on the type.

=

Description

var =expression
Used keywords: =

Input

compatible programing languages:
Visual Basic .NET | FreeBASIC

Examples

Basic

assignment the possible of use:
x = 1.234         ' x = 1.234
y = x * 3.14      ' y = 3.87476
if y<5 then
   y = y/ 3.14    ' y = 1.234
end if

Basic

Other pieces of example codes:
do
  i=i+1
  if i=5 then
    exit do
end if
loop while i <10
do
  i=i+1
  if i=3 then
    exit do
end if
loop until (i=10)
z = (x-y)-30.5
z = (x * 2 / y +5)
z = x xor 123
a = 4 >= 2
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