ABS

ABS

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Returns the absolute value of a numeric signed variable.

 

 

Syntax

var = ABS(var2)

 

 

Remarks

Var

Variable that is assigned with the absolute value of var2.

Var2

The source variable to retrieve the absolute value from.

 

 

var : Integer , Long, Single or Double.

var2 : Integer, Long, Single or Double.

 

 

notice The absolute value of a number is always positive.

 

 

See also

NONE

 

 

ASM

Calls: _abs16 for an Integer and _abs32 for a Long

Input: R16-R17 for an Integer and R16-R19 for a Long

Output:R16-R17 for an Integer and R16-R19 for a Long

 

Calls _Fltabsmem for a single from the fp_trig library.

 

 

Example

Dim a as Integer, c as Integer

a =-1000

c = Abs(a)

Print c

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