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atoi() in BASIC

looking for a function similar to atoi(), but in the visual basic programming language -

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packratt_jkAsked:
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packratt_jkAuthor Commented:
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yairyCommented:
If I remember right...
val()...

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packratt_jkAuthor Commented:
ended up being chr() and asc()
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Billy_PilgrimCommented:
no, chr() and asc() will only give you a conversion for a 1-byte value, and will give you ascii values, not numbers. . .


for example, asc("1") is 49, not 1.

use val()
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deightonprogCommented:
Be careful with rounding conventions if the string is not an integer.

The most literal equivalent in VB would seem to be CInt, but val will do the trick too.
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elhelwCommented:
Well, I guess the function Val() will do the job.
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