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$ Variable

Tag Link $ Variable Category Symbol
Type Symbol Source Available No
Support Preferred Version 5.0
Change Unchanged Data Source Any
Output Type Any Security None
Implementation LCAPI Sets Lasso 8.5, Lasso 8.0, Lasso 7.0, Lasso 6.0, Lasso 5.0


$ returns the value for a variable. It can be used to include the value of the variable within an expression or can be used on the left side of an assignment symbol to set the value of the variable.


[Output: $Right_Parameter]

Output: $Right_Parameter;

[$Right_Parameter = New Value]

$Right_Parameter = New Value;


Required Parameters
Right_Parameter The name of the variable whose value should be returned or set.


To set and retrieve the value of a variable:

Use the variable symbol $. The following example initializes a variable Result then sets and retrieves its value using the $ symbol.

  Local: 'Result'=0;
  $Result = 10;
  Output: $Result;