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This is documentation for Caché & Ensemble.

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String Constants

These constants are always available.

Predefined Constants

The following string constants can be used anywhere in your code in place of actual values:

Constant Value Description
vbCr Chr(13) Carriage return
vbCrLf Chr(13) & Chr(10) Carriage return–linefeed combination
vbFormFeed Chr(12) Form feed
vbLf Chr(10) Line feed
vbNewLine
Chr(13) & Chr(10)
or
Chr(10)
Platform-specific newline character; whatever is appropriate for the platform
vbNullChar Chr(0) Character having the value 0
vbNullString String having value 0 Not the same as a zero-length string (""); used for calling external procedures
vbTab Chr(9) Horizontal tab
vbVerticalTab Chr(11) Vertical tab
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