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Assignment Operator (=)

Used to assign a value to a variable or property.

Synopsis

variable = value

Arguments

The = operator syntax has these parts:

variable Any variable or any writable property.
value Any numeric or string literal, constant, or expression.

Description

The name on the left side of the equal sign can be a simple scalar variable or an element of an array. Properties on the left side of the equal sign can only be those properties that are writable at runtime.

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