Format: var = LEN (string expr)
Supported by: COMX BASIC V1.00, Floating Point BASIC 2.2, Pecom 32 BASIC, Pecom 64 BASIC 1.0 and 4.0, Quest Super BASIC 1.4, 3.0, 5.0 and 6.0, RCA BASIC3 V1.1, Telmac SBASIC v 24.3
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This function returns as its value the number of characters in the specified string. The value returns in floating point unless it is preceded by an integer number or function, in which case it is automatically converted to integer. The following is an example.
A$="ARITHMETIC" PR LEN(A$)
which is the length of A$, and
PR 3*LEN (A$)
Note that string must be previously defined.