Causes program execution to delay for the specified number of seconds.
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|time||A number specifying the number of seconds to delay. Can be an integer specifying whole seconds, or a decimal number specifying fractional seconds.|
The Sleep statement delays program execution for the specified duration in seconds. Program execution then resumes at the statement immediately following Sleep. A non-numeric time value is treated as zero.
The following example illustrates the use of the Sleep statement with whole seconds:
Println now Sleep 5 Println now
The following example illustrates the use of the Sleep statement with fractional seconds:
Println now Sleep 0.9 Println now