Short Data Type
Holds signed 16-bit (2-byte) integer values in the range −32,768 – +32,767.
- Default value
- When you declare a variable of type Short and leave it uninitialized,, its value defaults to zero (0).
- The Short data type widens to Integer, Int, Long, Huge, Single, Double, Real, or Quad without any risk of overflow.
- Type characters
- Short has no type character.
Dim foo As Short