&= Operator

Causes concatenation with the values of a variable and an expression, then changes the variable to the result.

Syntax

variable &= expression

Parts

variable
A string variable or property.
expression
A string expression or an expression that the compiler can change to a string.

Instructions

The two statements that follow operate the same.

variable &= expression
variable = variable & expression

Examples

Example 1

x$ = "Hello"
x$ &= " world"
After execution
variablevalue
x$"Hello world"

See also