String Data Type

Holds sequences of 16-bit (2-byte) Unicode character code points. A string can contain from zero to ~ characters.

Remarks

Default value
When you declare a variable of type String and leave it uninitialized,, its value defaults to the empty string ("").
Type characters
When you put a dollar sign ($) at the end of a name, it declares it as a String.

String literals

Describe

String equates

Describe

Examples

Dim foo As String
Dim bar$

See also