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Tag Link : Array Category Symbol
Type Symbol Source Available No
Support Preferred Version 7.0
Change Unchanged Data Source Any
Output Type Array Security None
Implementation Internal Sets Lasso 8.5, Lasso 8.0, Lasso 7.0


The : symbol is a shortcut for the [Array] tag. A new array is formed with the parameters after the : symbol.


[: 'one', 'two', 'three']

[Variable: 'Array' = (: 'one', 'two', 'three')]

: 'one', 'two', 'three';


Required Parameters
Array Parameters The parameters of the : symbol including values and name/value parameters are copied as the starting elements of the array.


To create an array using a shortcut

Use the : symbol. In the following example an array is created containing the values 'red','green','blue' and stored in a variabled 'colors'.

[Variable: 'colors' = (:'red','green','blue')]
[Output: $colors]

(Array: (Red), (Green), (Blue))