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Mod Operator

Used to divide two numbers and return only the remainder.

Synopsis

result = number1 Mod number2

Arguments

The Mod operator syntax has these parts:

result Any numeric variable.
number1 Any numeric expression.
number2 Any numeric expression.

Description

The modulus, or remainder, operator divides number1 by number2 (rounding floating-point numbers to integers) and returns only the remainder as result. For example, in the following expression, A (which is result) equals 5.

A = 19 Mod 6.7

Any expression that is Empty is treated as 0.

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